Labour Party

Friday, October 26, 2018

Friday, October 26, 2018

Labour drops complain over Corbyn wreath coverage after email leak ‘compromises’ process

Labour drops complaint over Corbyn wreath coverage after email leak ‘compromises’ process

Labour drops complaint over Corbyn wreath coverage

The Labour Party has ended a formal complaint against six national newspapers after claiming the process was “unacceptably compromised” by an email leak.

Monday, October 8, 2018

Monday, October 8, 2018

Theresa May’s appeal to traditional Labour voters was ‘smart politics’, says Conservative MP Grant Shapps

Theresa May’s appeal to traditional Labour voters was ‘smart politics’, says Conservative MP Grant Shapps

Theresa May’s appeal to Labour voters was ‘smart politics’, says MP Grant Shapps

Conservative MP Grant Shapps has said that it was “smart politics” for Prime Minister Theresa May to bid for Labour voters.

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Thursday, October 4, 2018

John McDonnell defends Labour's Julia Hartley-Brewer ban: 'She upset people, and we can't have that'

John McDonnell defends Labour's Julia Hartley-Brewer ban: 'She upset people, and we can't have that'

John McDonnell defends Labour's Julia Hartley-Brewer ban

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell said the Labour Party's ban of Julia Hartley-Brewer from their next conference was because she didn't 'behave acceptably'

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Theresa May: People are 'appalled' by Jeremy Corbyn's Labour

Theresa May: People are 'appalled' by Jeremy Corbyn's Labour

Theresa May: People are 'appalled' by Jeremy Corbyn's Labour

Theresa May used her closing speech at the Conservative Party conference to attack Labour and say the Conservatives were the party of 'unionism', despite internal divisions

Monday, October 1, 2018

Monday, October 1, 2018

Michael Gove calls the Labour Party 'a cocktail of Marxism-Leninism and antisemitism'

Michael Gove calls the Labour Party 'a cocktail of Marxism-Leninism and antisemitism'

Michael Gove calls Labour 'a cocktail of Marxism-Leninism and antisemitism'

Michael Gove used his speech at the Conservative Party conference to criticise Labour

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn responds to post-conference rail disruption: 'We need public ownership of railways'

Jeremy Corbyn responds to post-conference rail disruption: 'We need public ownership of railways'

Jeremy Corbyn responds to post-conference rail disruption

Jeremy Corbyn took the opportunity to tweet about nationalising the railways when Virgin Trains services were disrupted after Labour conference

Tom Watson: Laura Smith got 'carried away' calling for a general strike

Tom Watson: Laura Smith got 'carried away' calling for a general strike

Deputy Labour leader Tom Watson said MP Laura Smith got 'carried away' when she called for a general strike to unseat the Conservatives

Liverpool's Bongo's Bingo a draw for Jeremy Corbyn supporters before the Labour leader visited

Liverpool's Bongo's Bingo a draw for Jeremy Corbyn supporters before the Labour leader visited

Bongo's Bingo a draw for Corbyn supporters before Labour leader's visit

Jeremy Corbyn appeared at Liverpool's Bongo's Bingo during the Labour conference, but it's not the first time his supporters have been at the event

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Lord Adonis brands Theresa May the 'worst Prime Minister in living memory'

Lord Adonis: 'Theresa May is the worst Prime Minister in living memory'

The Labour peer branded Theresa May as the "worst Prime Minister in living memory" during an interview with Julia Hartley-Brewer.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Wes Streeting: 'Brexit is going to look very different to what was promised - let people vote on the deal'

Wes Streeting: 'Brexit is going to look very different to what was promised - let people vote on the deal'

Wes Streeting: 'Brexit is going to look very different to what was promised'

Wes Streeting MP tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that he backs a referendum on the final Brexit deal

Monday, September 24, 2018

Monday, September 24, 2018

Labour policies 'not breaking through' enough to threaten Theresa May, says Katie Perrior

Labour policies 'not breaking through' enough to threaten Theresa May, says Katie Perrior

Labour policies 'not breaking through' enough to threaten Theresa May

Katie Perrior, a former adviser to Theresa May, said Labour did not appear to pose a threat to the Prime Minister despite unveiling their latest policies at conference

Grime4Corbyn: Why do musicians love the Labour leader?

Grime4Corbyn: Why do musicians love the Labour leader?

Grime4Corbyn: Why do musicians love the Labour leader?

Since the 2017 general election, Jeremy Corbyn has had considerable support from musicians, particularly in the grime scene

Labour announces plans to nationalise water industry and oust high-salaried bosses

Labour announces plans to nationalise water industry and oust high-salaried bosses

Labour plans to nationalise water industry and oust high-salaried bosses

Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell revealed plans to return the water industry to public ownership and re-advertise executive roles on reduced salaries

Labour Conference: What's Labour's position on Brexit and what new taxes are planned for homeowners?

Labour Conference: What's Labour's position on Brexit and what new taxes are planned for homeowners?

Labour Conference: What are the policies announced so far?

Some of the key policies Labour has covered at its annual conference so far include a second home tax, alcohol care, and a preference for a general election over a second Brexit referendum

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Hounslow Council's ruling Labour group pledges support for a second referendum

Hounslow Council's ruling Labour group pledges support for a second referendum

Hounslow Council's ruling Labour group pledges support for a second referendum

Hounslow Council will pass a motion set by the Chair of its ruling Labour group to formally support the People's Vote campaign for a second Brexit referendum

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Rail industry is ‘crying out’ for nationalisation, says Labour

Rail industry is ‘crying out’ for nationalisation, says Labour

Rail industry is ‘crying out’ for nationalisation, says Labour

The rail industry is “crying out” for nationalisation after a summer of travel chaos, Labour’s Shadow Rail Minister has said.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn aide working in Parliament despite being refused security clearance

Jeremy Corbyn aide working in Parliament despite being refused security clearance

Corbyn aide working in Parliament despite being refused security clearance

One of Jeremy Corbyn's aides has not been granted a Parliamentary pass because of security concerns but has been regularly escorted into Parliament for the past nine months, HuffPost UK has reported.

Why did Jeremy Corbyn have wheat in his pocket at PMQs?

Why did Jeremy Corbyn have wheat in his pocket at PMQs?

Why did Jeremy Corbyn have wheat in his pocket at PMQs?

Jeremy Corbyn and other MPs confused some viewers by wearing wheat on their lapels at Prime Minister's Questions

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Hold online forums and social media sites responsible for fake news and extremism, says Labour MP

Hold online forums and social media sites responsible for fake news and extremism, says Labour MP

Hold online forums responsible for fake news and extremism, says Labour MP

Labour MP Lucy Powell has drafted a bill proposing to hold online forums and social media sites responsible for fake news and hateful or extremist content posted by users

Monday, September 10, 2018

Monday, September 10, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn calls antisemitism allegations 'painful'

Jeremy Corbyn calls antisemitism allegations 'painful'

Jeremy Corbyn calls antisemitism allegations 'painful'

Jeremy Corbyn has spoken about the antisemitism allegations levelled at him, saying he found them 'very painful' and has spent his life 'opposing racism'

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Opinion: By backing a second referendum, GMB show commitment to workers' rights where Labour have failed

Opinion: By backing a second referendum, GMB show commitment to workers' rights where Labour have failed

Opinion: By backing a second referendum, GMB show commitment to workers' rights

Angus Brown of Our Future, Our Choice writes that a second referendum is not about politics, but protecting the workers of Britain

Protesters outside Labour HQ on Tuesday afternoon

Labour have a 'blindspot' when it comes to antisemitism, says Karen Pollock

Labour have a 'blindspot' when it comes to antisemitism, says Karen Pollock

The Chief Executive of the Holocaust Educational Trust says the antisemitism row still isn't over.

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Chris Williamson: NEC should add 'caveat' to IHRA examples to preserve freedom of speech

Chris Williamson: NEC should add 'caveat' to IHRA examples to preserve freedom of speech

Williamson: NEC should add 'caveat' to IHRA examples to preserve free speech

Labour MP Chris Williamson has defended the re-election of Peter Willsman to Labour’s National Executive Committee.

Jeremy Corbyn remains silent on whether Labour will accept full antisemitism definition

Jeremy Corbyn silent on whether Labour will accept full antisemitism definition

Jeremy Corbyn silent on whether Labour will accept full antisemitism definition

Jeremy Corbyn refused to answer whether the Labour Party will accept the full IHRA definition of antisemitism as he entered the party's headquarters

Wes Streeting MP: ‘The Conservatives have their own problems with racism’ as Labour’s antisemitism row continues

Wes Streeting MP: ‘The Conservatives have their own problems with racism’ as Labour’s antisemitism row continues

Wes Streeting MP: ‘The Conservatives have their own problems with racism’

Wes Streeting MP has said that the antisemitism had done “enormous damage” to Labour’s reputation but that the Conservatives “have their own problems with racism”.

Monday, September 3, 2018

Monday, September 3, 2018

Peter Willsman re-elected to Labour's NEC after antisemitism allegations

Peter Willsman re-elected to Labour's NEC after antisemitism allegations

Peter Willsman re-elected to Labour's NEC after antisemitism allegations

Peter Willsman, the Labour NEC member who was accused of antisemitism for calling Jews 'Trump fanatics', has been re-elected to the NEC

Friday, August 31, 2018

Friday, August 31, 2018

Frank Field has become 'disconnected' from Labour, says Ken Livingstone

Ken Livingstone to Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'Frank Field was propping up Theresa May'

Ken Livingstone: 'Frank Field was propping up Theresa May'

The former Mayor of London has said the former Labour whip was "shocked" by Jeremy Corbyn's leadership victory.

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Thursday, August 30, 2018

As Frank Field resigns, who are the other Labour MPs concerned about anti-Semitism?

As Frank Field resigns, who are the other Labour MPs concerned about anti-Semitism?

As Frank Field resigns, who are the other MPs concerned over anti-Semitism?

Frank Field, the Labour MP for Birkenhead has resigned the Labour whip over the handling of anti-semitism allegations, but he is not the only Labour MP to voice concerns amid the anti-semitism row.

Frank Field resigns the Labour whip over 'anti-Semitism'

Frank Field resigns the Labour whip over 'anti-Semitism'

Frank Field resigns the Labour whip over 'anti-Semitism'

Frank Field has resigned the Labour whip, citing Jeremy Corbyn's 'attempts to deny' anti-Semitism allegations

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Exclusive: Former Faithless guitarist Dave Randall on Jeremy Corbyn: 'It's outrageous to conflate criticisms of Zionism with being anti-Jewish'

Former Faithless guitarist Dave Randall on Jeremy Corbyn: 'It's outrageous to conflate criticisms of Zionism with being anti-Jewish'

Former Faithless guitarist Dave Randall defends Jeremy Corbyn

Musician and author Dave Randall says support for Corbyn from the music industry won't be dampened by anti-Semitism allegations

Monday, August 27, 2018

Monday, August 27, 2018

Sajid Javid calls Jeremy Corbyn a ‘threat to national security’

Sajid Javid calls Jeremy Corbyn a ‘threat to national security’

Sajid Javid calls Jeremy Corbyn a ‘threat to national security’

Home Secretary Sajid Javid shared a video of Jeremy Corbyn talking about Brits who'd gone to fight Isis, and called him 'one of the biggest threats to national security'

Reading Festival crowd chants 'Oh Jeremy Corbyn' at silent disco

Reading Festival crowd chants 'Oh Jeremy Corbyn' at silent disco

Reading Festival crowd chants 'Oh Jeremy Corbyn' at silent disco

Music fans at Reading Festival show their support for Jeremy Corbyn by chanting the Labour leader's name

Friday, August 24, 2018

Friday, August 24, 2018

Jewish Leadership chair: 'Corbyn's Zionist comments belong in 1930s Germany'

Jewish Leadership chair: 'Corbyn's Zionist comments belong in 1930s Germany'

Jewish Leadership chair: 'Corbyn's Zionist comments belong in 1930s Germany'

Simon Johnson, chair of the Jewish Leadership Council, said Jeremy Corbyn's 2013 speech in which he said British Zionists "don't understand English irony" were unacceptable

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

New photos emerge of Jeremy Corbyn meeting Hamas members

Photos emerge of Jeremy Corbyn meeting Hamas members on trip he didn't declare

Photos emerge of Jeremy Corbyn meeting Hamas members

Jeremy Corbyn and fellow Labour MP Andrew Slaughter visited the West Bank in 2010 and met with members of Hamas, on a trip that Corbyn did not declare

Friday, August 17, 2018

Friday, August 17, 2018

Westminster Whispers: Anti-Semitism saga could overshadow Labour conference

Westminster Whispers: Anti-Semitism saga could overshadow Labour conference

Westminster Whispers: Anti-Semitism saga could overshadow Labour conference

talkRADIO's political editor Ross Kempsell said Corbyn must act fast to stop the spectre of anti-Semitism scuppering Labour's chances of being a credible opposition

Margaret Hodge says Labour disciplinary felt 'like being a Jew in the 30s' and says 'cult of Corbynism' is 'scary'

Margaret Hodge says Labour disciplinary felt 'like being a Jew in the 30s' and says 'cult of Corbynism' is 'scary'

Margaret Hodge says Labour disciplinary felt 'like being a Jew in the 30s'

Margaret Hodge says she felt Labour were 'coming for me' when they began investigating her after she called Jeremy Corbyn an anti-Semite

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Chris Williamson MP: 'You've been duped by the Daily Mail' about Corbyn

Chris Williamson MP: 'You've been duped by the Daily Mail' about Corbyn

Chris Williamson MP: 'You've been duped by the Daily Mail' about Corbyn

Labour MP Chris Williamson said the Daily Mail's claims that Jeremy Corbyn laid a wreath for Palestinian terrorists have been used to try and "demonise and undermine Jeremy Corbyn"

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Thousands of fans chant 'Oh Jeremy Corbyn' at music festival

Thousands of fans chant 'Oh Jeremy Corbyn' at music festival

A video from Boardmasters festival in Cornwall shows an 18,000-strong crowd chanting 'Oh Jeremy Corbyn', the night before the Labour leader faced criticism for being at a memorial for Palestinian terrorists in 2014

Labour MP Madeleine Moon refuses to answer question on whether Corbyn is fit to be Prime Minister

Labour MP Madeleine Moon refuses to answer question on whether Corbyn is fit to be Prime Minister

Labour MP Madeleine Moon refuses to say if she thinks Corbyn is fit to be PM

Labour MP for Brigend Madeleine Moon refuses to answer Julia Hartley-Brewer's question of whether she thinks Jeremy Corbyn is fit to be Prime Minister after he was pictured at a memorial for Palestinian terrorists

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Jewish Leadership Council chief: Corbyn can support Palestine - the terrorists are the problem

Jewish Leadership Council chief: Corbyn can support Palestine - the terrorists are the problem

Jewish Council chief: Corbyn can support Palestine - terrorists are the problem

Simon Johnson of the Jewish Leadership Council said Jeremy Corbyn has failed to explain his presence at a 2014 memorial service at which Palestinian terrorists were honoured

Jeremy Corbyn says Benjamin Netanyahu's claims he 'laid a wreath for terrorists' are 'false'

Jeremy Corbyn says Benjamin Netanyahu's claims he 'laid a wreath for terrorists' are 'false'

Jeremy Corbyn: 'Benjamin Netanyahu's claims I honoured terrorists are false'

Jeremy Corbyn and the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu clashed on Twitter after Corbyn said he was "not involved" in a memorial he attended at which terrorists were honoured

Friday, August 3, 2018

Friday, August 3, 2018

Muslim Conservative Chair: Labour should adopt full anti-Semitism definition

Muslim Conservative Chair: Labour should adopt full anti-Semitism definition

Mohammed Amin has highlighted the importance of having a ‘credible’ opposition party after Labour has been thrown into despair around its handling of alleged anti-Semitism.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

John Prescott tells Julia Hartley-Brewer it's 'absolute nonsense' to call Labour a racist party

John Prescott tells Julia Hartley-Brewer it's 'absolute nonsense' to call Labour a racist party

John Prescott tells Julia Hartley-Brewer it's 'nonsense' to call Labour racist

The former Deputy Prime Minister has come to the defence of Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour party amid anti-Semitism criticism.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Jewish Chronicle editor: ‘The longer people stay in Labour the longer they support anti-Semitism’

Editor: ‘The longer people stay in Labour the longer they support anti-Semitism'

Stephen Pollard's comments come after Pete Willsman from the party’s ruling body was recorded calling some members of the Jewish community 'Trump fanatics'. 

Labour faces calls to suspend member who called Jewish people 'Trump fanatics'

Labour faces calls to suspend member who called Jewish people 'Trump fanatics'

Labour faces calls to suspend member who called Jewish people 'Trump fanatics'

Peter Willsman was recorded saying that some members of the Jewish community were 'Trump fanatics' and 'making up' allegations of anti-Semitism

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Ken Livingstone quits the Labour Party amid anti-semitism claims

Ken Livingstone quits the Labour Party amid anti-semitism claims

The former London mayor said the allegations against him had become a 'distraction'.

Friday, April 27, 2018

Friday, April 27, 2018

Labour activist expelled over anti-Semitism row

Labour activist expelled over anti-Semitism row

Labour activist expelled over anti-Semitism row

'Abuse, bullying and intimidation have no place in our movement,' says Stoke-on-Trent North MP

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

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 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

Friday, December 15, 2017

Friday, December 15, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn does not support Israel boycott after shadow cabinet split

Jeremy Corbyn rules out Israel boycott after shadow cabinet split

Jeremy Corbyn rules out Israel boycott after shadow cabinet split

Kate Osamor, the shadow development secretary, publicly supported a boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) policy over the country's 'oppression' of Palestinians

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Brexit: David Davis writes to MPs in last-ditch attempt to stop revolt over EU Withdrawal bill

Brexit: David Davis writes to MPs in last-ditch attempt to stop revolt over EU Withdrawal bill

David Davis writes to MPs in last attempt to stop revolt over EU Withdrawal bill

Theresa May faces a revolt unless MPs are given a meaningful vote on the final deal with the EU

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn keen to resist pressure to give details of Labour's Brexit plans

Jeremy Corbyn keen to resist pressure to give details of Labour's Brexit plans

Jeremy Corbyn keen to resist pressure to give details of Labour's Brexit plans

Comments in recent days from key figures have suggested the party would favour continued membership in the single market

Monday, December 11, 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

'Theresa May shouldn't have promised to rehouse Grenfell survivors in three weeks', says Kensington and Chelsea Labour Councillor

'Theresa May shouldn't have promised to rehouse Grenfell survivors in three weeks', says Kensington and Chelsea Labour Councillor

'Theresa May shouldn't have made three-week Grenfell rehousing promise'

Robert Atkinson spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer amid reports of 103 households still needing proper accommodation six months after the tragedy

'Government is failing Grenfell Tower fire survivors', says Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn

'Government is failing Grenfell Tower fire survivors', says Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn

'Government is failing Grenfell Tower fire survivors', says Jeremy Corbyn

The Labour leader released a statement to condemn the Tories for the pace at which they are rehousing victims of the disaster

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

'Noel Gallagher would have known he was giving a gale of publicity to Jeremy Corbyn communist charge', says George Galloway

'Noel Gallagher would have known he was giving huge publicity to Jeremy Corbyn communist lie', says George Galloway

'Noel Gallagher knew he was giving publicity to Jeremy Corbyn communist lie'

Our host claimed the singer knew exactly what he was doing when he called the Labour Leader a 'communist'

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