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Momentum Supporters on Sunday Politics show

Last Sunday BBC North East and Cumbria covered Corbyn’s re-election and the cabinet reshuffle, and those MPs previously attacking Corbyn returning to shadow ministerial team. Myself (Ed Whitby) and Jane Byrne from Momentum Tyne and Wear were interviewed alongside local MPs including newly promoted Nick Brown MP (chief whip) 255 more words

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Exclusive: Labour NEC's full #Wallasey investigation report - and what it leaves out

Have you ever read a headline in a newspaper (or even, God forbid, the Sun) and then when you read the article itself, you realise that the substance of the story doesn’t match the headline? 3,853 more words

Red on Red: A Divided Labour Is Struggling to Survive

Amid the shouting and the booing, it was hard for Tom Cardwell to remember that everyone here—technically—was on the same side. Cardwell was in Liverpool in spring, listening to Louise Ellman, his Member of Parliament, speak about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. 1,920 more words

Why nobody should be surprised by the Liberal Democrat showing in Witney

The main story of yesterday’s by-election for David Cameron’s former Parliamentary seat in Witney has been an apparent Liberal Democrat surge.  It was a good result, but it is one that should suprise nobody – because in recent months there has been a consistent pattern of strong Liberal Democrat results in areas where they are organised, like Central Cardiff and Sheffield.  765 more words

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How Labour Can Win

How Labour Can Return to Power

There is a possible route back to power for Labour, based on three strong policy platforms:-

i. Remain in the EU… 681 more words

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Jo Cox's husband welcomes far right candidates losing their deposits

The husband of former MP Jo Cox has welcomed far-right candidates losing their deposits in the Batley and Spen by-election.

The vote was held to elect a successor to Mrs Cox, who died after being shot and stabbed in June. 244 more words


PMQ: Labour anti-semitism

yesterday morning (thursday 20th), 12.09-12.10am, on bbc parliament tv
prime minister’s questions includes …

“Oliver Dowden (Hertsmere) (C):
… does the Prime Minister also agree that we must ensure that all parties do not allow a situation to arise in which it appears that an environment is created where anti-Semitism is tolerated?

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