Business lies, liberal lies, conservative lies, Swedish lies, German lies….here lies Truth, broken hearted – lost among the Dear Departed
I was watching the early part of CNBC Squawkbox this morning. 739 more words
Another of the protests against the planned state visit to the UK by Donald Trump, his travel ban executive order, Brexit, austerity and other far right trends took place on Parliament Square outside the Houses of Parliament to coincide with the debate on Article 50 by the House of Lords. 28 more words
Diane Abbott has had a rough week or so.
First, she was mocked for missing the least important of the Brexit votes, the ‘first reading’ where nothing much was going to happen, via a ridiculous social media hashtag. 588 more words
Labour shadow minister Diane Abbott has been lauded – yet again – for putting her lofty principles ahead of naked self-interest and political expediency. As she always does. 230 more words
Within the last hour MP’s have voted overwhelmingly in favour of passing the governments European Union (notification of withdrawal) bill to the final stage of debate in the House of Commons. 581 more words
London, Day Five: The country continues its silent vigil today as one of the nation’s foremost advocates of democracy, equality and buns hovers in that crepuscular realm between life and death. 206 more words