On Wednesday, political journalist for Channel 4 News Michael Crick decided to share on Twitter an excerpt from a conversation he supposedly had with a London cabbie… 998 more words
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A local man has started a petition to see local MP Diane Abbott recognised for her valuable contribution to the British education system.
Viscount Bramley-Apple of Haggerston told the Dalston Mercury: “I think it’s absolutely marvellous what Diane has done for our schools. 193 more words
Diane Abbott claims Labour has been the victim of ‘smear’ tactics, after it was accused of having a problem with anti-Semitism.
The shadow cabinet minister said the accusations, made in the wake of comments by Ken Livingstone and MP Naz Shah, were ‘not fair’ on ordinary party members. 436 more words
On Saturday 30th January the National Front and other far right groups led a march in Dover. They faced opposition from hundreds of antifascist activists (including members of the UKC Student Assembly Against Austerity) that came from all over Britain, but some arrived from Ireland and France as well, giving the counter-demonstration a truly international character. 331 more words
It’s budget day, possibly a day more anticipated by the general public than Christmas or even my birthday. Today, a man no one likes gets to wave red briefcase around and decide how he’s going to spend our money for the rest of the year. 385 more words