Labour

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Theresa May's LGBT Action Plan is not enough to tackle hate crime, says Dawn Butler MP

Theresa May's LGBT Action Plan is not enough to tackle hate crime, says Dawn Butler MP

PM's LGBT Action Plan is not enough to tackle hate crime, says Dawn Butler MP

Theresa May will release an LGBT Action Plan this summer intended to improve the lives of LGBT people in the UK, but Labour's Dawn Butler slammed the plans

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Dozens of Labour peers rebelled in the House of Lords last week to support an amendment which would make EEA membership a negotiating objective for the Government

Shadow Brexit minister: 'Nothing off the table' over EU Customs Union

Shadow Brexit minister: 'Nothing off the table' over EU Customs Union

Labour is keeping an open mind over Britain being part of the European Economic Area (EEA) after it quits the European Union, says the Labour MP.

Friday, May 4, 2018

Friday, May 4, 2018

Jewish Labour Movement spokesman: Labour "don't deserve to be aiming for government"

Jewish Labour Movement spokesman: Labour 'don't deserve to be aiming for government'

Jewish Labour spokesman: Labour 'don't deserve to be aiming for government'

Former Labour MP, and spokesperson for The Jewish Labour Movement, Ivor Caplin warns anti-Semitism will be the downfall of the party

Local elections: Theresa May not "an electoral failure", says pollster

Local elections: Theresa May not 'an electoral failure', says pollster

Local elections: Theresa May not 'an electoral failure', says pollster

Michael Turner of polling company BMG Research said that the local Conservative wins show Windrush and Brexit haven't completely damaged May's reputation

Local elections: Conservatives hold seats, Labour anti-Semitism concerns, Ukip 'crumbles'

Local elections: Conservatives hold seats, Labour anti-Semitism concerns, Ukip 'crumbles'

Conservatives hold seats, Labour anti-Semitism concerns, Ukip 'crumbles'

Local elections saw mixed results for Labour and the Conservatives, with the latter holding seats in London but losing a key seat in the North

Monday, April 30, 2018

Monday, April 30, 2018

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell: Labour would end the 'national scandal' of the 'low-paid debt trap'

Labour pledges to end low-paid 'debt trap'

Labour pledges to end low-paid 'debt trap'

Shadow chancellor says too many families are 'facing huge costs from high-street banks'

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Shadow Brexit Secretary Sir Keir Starmer, who disagrees with the Unite leader

Starmer hits back at McCluskey in Labour anti-Semitism row

Starmer hits back at McCluskey in Labour anti-Semitism row

Latest row erupts after Corbyn's Jewish community bridge-building attempt backfired

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

The editor of the Jewish Chronicle claimed Corbyn didn't seem to be making "a serious attempt to deal with anti-Semitism"

Jewish Chronicle editor condemns Corbyn meeting as 'worse than useless'

Jewish Chronicle editor condemns Corbyn meeting as 'worse than useless'

Stephen Pollard, the editor of the Jewish Chronicle, has told Julia Hartley-Brewer that Jeremy Corbyn didn't seem to be making a "a serious attempt to deal with anti-Semitism"

Monday, April 23, 2018

Monday, April 23, 2018

More than half of zero-hour contract workers have had jobs cancelled with less than a day's notice

Number of zero hour contracts rises to 1.8m

Number of zero hour contracts rises to 1.8m

The number of contracts not guaranteeing regular hours represents 6% of all contracts, unchanged from the previous figure

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

John Mann MP says Ken Livingstone should be expelled from Labour

Labour MP: Jeremy Corbyn should kick Ken Livingstone and antisemites out of party

Labour MP: Jeremy Corbyn should kick Ken Livingstone out of party

Labour MP John Mann MP has told Julia Hartley-Brewer that Jeremy Corbyn should kick Ken Livingstone out of Labour,. and that Jewish people would feel safer as a consequence

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: April 18

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: April 18

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: April 18

Listen to Mike Graham's latest podcast

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard claimed Chancellor Philip Hammond was "fattening up RBS to sell to his friends in the city"

Labour MP: Closing RBS branches is 'economic vandalism'

Labour MP: Closing RBS branches is 'economic vandalism'

Richard Leonard claimed Chancellor Philip Hammond was "fattening up the Royal Bank of Scotland to sell to his friends in the city"

Friday, April 13, 2018

Friday, April 13, 2018

There are more than 1,400 empty beds across the UK, according to new stats

‘Ghost wards’ with empty hospital beds a scandal, says Labour

‘Ghost wards’ with empty hospital beds a scandal, says Labour

82 wards - the equivalent of two entire hospitals - have been shut

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: April 9

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: April 9

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: April 9

Our host delivers with another fiery podcast

Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan hold meetings on violent crime

Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan hold meetings on violent crime

Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan hold meetings on violent crime

Jeremy Corbyn said we must learn from those working on the front line

Monday, April 9, 2018

Monday, April 9, 2018

Harriet Harman accepts apology from MP Kemi Badenoch over hacking

Harriet Harman accepts apology from MP Kemi Badenoch over hacking

Harriet Harman accepts apology from MP Kemi Badenoch over hacking

Kemi Badenoch spoke about editing Harriet Harman's website several years ago

'New centrist party movement comes from concerns over Jeremy Corbyn on Brexit', says Lord Adonis

'New centrist party movement comes from concerns over Jeremy Corbyn on Brexit', says Lord Adonis

'New centrist party movement comes from concerns over Jeremy Corbyn on Brexit'

A new centrist party is reportedly being created to 'break the Westminster mould'

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Butler defended Corbyn as a "staunch anti-racist"

Labour MP: Corbyn's attendance of Jewdas event 'perfectly legitimate'

Labour MP: Corbyn's attendance of Jewdas event 'perfectly legitimate'

Labour MP Dawn Butler has defender Jeremy Corbyn’s decision to spend Passover with the group

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Labour MP Naz Shah 'deletes unfortunate tribute to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela'

Labour MP Naz Shah deletes unfortunate tribute to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Labour MP Naz Shah deletes unfortunate tribute to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

The MP reportedly included a quote which referenced killing people

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham, April 3: Michael Gove, Jeremy Corbyn and Manchester Arena

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham, April 3: Gove, Corbyn and Manchester Arena

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: April 3

MG and KP heard Michael Gove's views on Jeremy Corbyn

'Jeremy Corbyn has a blindspot for organised hatred of Jews and doesn't understand', says Michael Gove

Michael Gove: 'Corbyn has a blindspot for organised hatred of Jewish people'

Michael Gove: 'Corbyn has a blindspot for organised hatred of Jewish people'

The environment secretary said the story won't go away until Jeremy Corbyn tackles anti-Semitism

Shadow minister Stephen Pound doesn't endorse Jeremy Corbyn's leadership 'on personal basis'

Shadow minister Stephen Pound 'not endorsing' Corbyn leadership

Shadow minister Stephen Pound 'not endorsing' Corbyn leadership

Stephen Pound discussed the Labour leader with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Monday, April 2, 2018

Monday, April 2, 2018

Anti-Semitism: 'Jeremy Corbyn needs to face up to problem of anti-Semitism in order to govern'

Anti-Semitism: 'Jeremy Corbyn needs to face up to problem in order to govern'

Anti-Semitism: 'Jeremy Corbyn needs to face up to problem in order to govern'

Former advisor to Tony Blair, John McTernan, says Labour has had an influx of people from the left

'Mass media has declared war on Jeremy Corbyn', says George Galloway

'The mass media has declared war on Jeremy Corbyn', says George Galloway

'Mass media has declared war on Jeremy Corbyn', says George Galloway

George Galloway believes Jeremy Corbyn is under siege, as the anti-Semitism row continues

The anti-Semitism row in the Labour Party continued with a Sunday Times report

Anti-Semitism: 'Corbyn's lack of action makes it look like approval'

Anti-Semitism: 'Corbyn's lack of action makes it look like approval'

Richard Angell said Jeremy Corbyn should be messaging anti-Semites and telling them 'you don't speak for me'

Friday, March 30, 2018

Friday, March 30, 2018

Senior Labour official claims anti-Semitism row is attack on Jeremy Corbyn, before apologising

Labour official claims anti-Semitism row is attack on Jeremy Corbyn, before apologising

Labour official claims anti-Semitism row is 'stirred up', before apologising

Christine Shawcroft has stood down as Disputes Panel chairwoman

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

'Jeremy Corbyn ran rings round Theresa May' - Prime Minister criticised for response to mental heath at PMQs

'Jeremy Corbyn ran rings round Theresa May' - PM criticised over mental heath services

Theresa May criticised for response to mental heath at PMQs

Theresa May was asked about mental health services by Jeremy Corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn faces more criticism over claims 74 anti-Semitism cases haven't been dealt with

Corbyn under fire over backlog of Labour anti-Semitism cases

Corbyn under fire over backlog of Labour anti-Semitism cases

A source has reportedly claimed the 74 cases include 'shocking and blatant' anti-Jewish sentiment

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Boris Johnson slammed for 'sexism' by Commons Speaker John Bercow

Boris Johnson slammed as 'sexist' by Commons Speaker

Boris Johnson slammed as 'sexist' by Commons Speaker

The Foreign Secretary sparked a sexism storm by calling Emily Thornberry 'Lady Nugee'

Ian Austin MP slammed Labour's response to "appalling abuse"

'Ken Livingstone and those guilty of anti-Semitism must be booted out of Labour', says MP

'Ken Livingstone and those guilty of anti-Semitism must be booted out of Labour'

Labour MP Ian Austin says Labour Party leaders need to wake up and understand how serious anti-Semitism is

Monday, March 26, 2018

Monday, March 26, 2018

Caller slams Jeremy Corbyn over anti-Semitism accusations

Caller slams Jeremy Corbyn over anti-Semitism accusations

Caller slams Jeremy Corbyn over anti-Semitism accusations

Caller Mark spoke to Mike Graham about accusations of anti-Semitism against Jeremy Corbyn

Jewish community leaders claim Jeremy Corbyn sides with anti-Semites

Jewish community leaders claim Jeremy Corbyn sides with anti-Semites

Jewish community leaders claim Jeremy Corbyn sides with anti-Semites

An open letter by the Board of Deputies of British Jews and the Jewish Leadership Council attacks the Labour leader

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn calls on voters to use local elections to tell Government 'enough is enough'

Jeremy Corbyn calls on voters to use local elections to tell Government 'enough is enough'

Jeremy Corbyn to call on voters to tell Government 'enough is enough'

Jeremy Corbyn is to launch the Labour Party's campaign in Manchester, ahead of local elections in May

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

'Theresa May looking genuinely rattled' - Jeremy Corbyn praised for PMQs performance

'Theresa May looking genuinely rattled' - Jeremy Corbyn praised for PMQs performance

'Theresa May looking genuinely rattled' - Jeremy Corbyn praised for PMQs

The Labour leader asked Theresa May about the collapse of Northamptonshire county council

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn has been widely criticised for his criticism of May in the Commons yesterday

'Jeremy Corbyn was wrong to question Theresa May over Sergei Skripal response'

'Jeremy Corbyn was wrong to question Theresa May over Sergei Skripal response'

Former ambassador Sir Christopher Meyer said it was not appropriate for Corbyn to speak out once the Government had decided its position

Monday, March 12, 2018

Monday, March 12, 2018

Debbie Abrahams: The Labour MP embroiled in a row with the party

Debbie Abrahams: The Labour MP embroiled in a row with the party

This Labour MP has been suspended - and no-one seems to know why

Labour claims Debbie Abrahams stepped down as shadow work and pensions secretary, but she says otherwise

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Labour trans row: 'You're saying that if you put a skirt on you can stand in all-women's shortlists'

Labour trans row: 'You're saying that if you put a skirt on you can stand in all-women's shortlists'

Julia asks trans Labour officer: 'If I said I was black, would you believe it?'

Lily Madigan - the first trans person to be elected a women's officer by Labour - gives her point of view to our presenter

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Henry Bolton says his party may espouse socialist ideas like nationalisation

Ousted Ukip leader Henry Bolton tells us why he's setting up new One Nation political party

Ousted Ukip leader Henry Bolton explains why he's setting up new political party

Bolton tells us how and why he's setting up new party - and says he may borrow some Corbyn-style socialist ideas

Labour warns patient safety could be at risk after Brexit

Labour warns patient safety could be at risk after Brexit

Labour warns patient safety could be at risk after Brexit

Shadow health secretary Jonathan Ashworth is to say it's unacceptable to put the safety of patients at risk because of Brexit

Monday, March 5, 2018

Monday, March 5, 2018

Theresa May is giving a headline speech on housing today

Theresa May needs much bigger vision to solve housing riddle, says Labour spokesman

Theresa May needs much bigger vision to solve housing riddle, say Labour

John Healey says Labour would unveil raft of tough measures to force councils and developers to build more homes

Ed Miliband says Jeremy Corbyn 'certainly could' become Prime Minister

Ed Miliband says Jeremy Corbyn 'certainly could' become Prime Minister

Ed Miliband says Jeremy Corbyn 'certainly could' become Prime Minister

Ed Miliband claims he may have 'laid some of the foundations' for Jeremy Corbyn

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Julia said Barry Gardiner was guilty of incredible naivety

'You are stark staring mad': Listen to Julia Hartley-Brewer's Brexit row with Corbyn ally Barry Gardiner

'You're stark staring mad': Listen to Julia's row with Corybnista Barry Gardiner

Julia said Barry Gardiner is kidding himself if he thinks the EU will give Britain a say on third-party trade deals

Monday, February 26, 2018

Monday, February 26, 2018

Stephen Kinnock said Corbyn's stance on a future customs union was a 'step in the right direction'

Jeremy Corbyn Brexit speech: Labour MP Stephen Kinnock refuses to say he'd back Corbyn as Prime Minister

Labour MP Stephen Kinnock refuses to say he'd back Corbyn as Prime Minister

Kinnock says government defeat on trade bill wouldn't have to torpedo the Government

Friday, February 23, 2018

Friday, February 23, 2018

'Theresa May will deliver Brexit, but we can't trust the EU to be sensible', says MP Peter Bone

'Theresa May will deliver Brexit, but we can't trust the EU to be sensible,' says MP Peter Bone

'Theresa May will deliver Brexit, but we can't trust the EU to be sensible'

Theresa May held a Brexit meeting at Chequers with senior cabinet ministers

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Could spy allegations against Jeremy Corbyn be his own 'Zinoviev letter'?

Could Jeremy Corbyn spy claims be his own 'Zinoviev letter'?

Could Jeremy Corbyn spy claims be his own 'Zinoviev letter'?

Jeremy Corbyn has said claims about his meetings with a spy are 'nonsense', just as it was claimed the Zinoviev letter was not authentic

Jeremy Corbyn spy allegations: 'My advice to Jezza is relax a bit mate', says MP

Labour MP tells Jeremy Corbyn: 'Relax - and release the secret files'

Labour MP tells Jeremy Corbyn: 'Relax - and release the secret files'

Labour MP John Mann thinks Jeremy Corbyn should release files about any links to Communist spies to 'kill the story'

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn promises to stop London being 'masters of us all'

Jeremy Corbyn promises to stop City bankers being 'masters of us all'

Jeremy Corbyn promises to stop City bankers being 'masters of us all'

The Labour leader is to give a speech to the EEF manufacturers' organisation

Jeremy Corbyn has ridiculed the reports suggesting he was an informant to a Communist spy

Jeremy Corbyn is a 'genial uncle' and there are no skeletons in his cupboard, says Labour MP

There are no more skeletons in Jeremy Corbyn's cupboard, says Labour MP

Stephen McCabe says Corbyn is a 'genial uncle' and suggestions that he met a Communist spy are wide of the mark

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Mike Graham and Kate Perrior found out more about alleged meetings between Jeremy Corbyn and a spy

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: February 15

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: February 15

From Communist spies to Valentine's Day, Mike Graham and Katie Perrior gave their views on the latest news

Jeremy Corbyn's alleged meeting with a Communist spy was reported by The Sun

Jeremy Corbyn rubbishes Communist spy allegations

Jeremy Corbyn rubbishes Communist spy allegations

Corbyn says allegations are nothing more than a 'ridiculous smear'

Communist spy: 'Jeremy Corbyn believed he had a licence to cosy up with the enemy'

Communist spy: 'Jeremy Corbyn believed he had a licence to cosy up with the enemy'

'Jeremy Corbyn believed he had a licence to cosy up with the enemy'

Politics professor Anthony Glees says many will no longer see Jeremy Corbyn as someone who can safeguard the UK

MG forgot the spirit of love and got rather annoyed with a caller on his Valentine's Day special

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: February 14

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: February 14

From robot dogs to Labour's pet project, yesterday's show had a rather furry theme

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Labour's right to pets: 'There's a serious concern tenants may buy pets for the sake of it'

Labour's right to pets: 'There's a serious concern tenants may buy pets for the sake of it'

Renting: 'There's a serious concern tenants may buy pets for the sake of it'

The Residential Landlords Association says property, neighbours and location need to be considered before allowing pets

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Labour and Tories go head to head on equality and discrimination

Has Labour's equality drive backfired? Tories certainly think so

Has Labour's equality drive backfired? Tories certainly think so

Labour's Young Labour Equalities Conference has come under fire for not allowing white heterosexual able-bodied men to attend

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Theresa May reportedly faces deadlock in her Brexit 'war cabinet'

Theresa May doesn't have the 'intellectual architecture' for Brexit, says Labour blogger

May doesn't have the 'intellectual architecture' for Brexit, says Labour blogger

Peter Edwards says May lacks a coherent world view and this is the root cause of her current problems

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