Richard Burgon

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Richard Burgon ‘willingly lied’ over Zionist comments

Labour MP Richard Burgon ‘willingly lied’ over Zionism comments

Labour MP Richard Burgon ‘willingly lied’ over Zionism comments

The Editor of the Jewish Chronicle has accused the shadow cabinet minister of “willingly lying” after he denied he had said Zionism was “the enemy of peace”.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Richard Burgon

Shadow justice secretary defends giving standing ovation for speech calling for a general strike

Richard Burgon defends standing ovation for speech calling for a general strike

In an interview with talkRADIO's Ross Kempsell, the shadow justice secretary defended giving a standing ovation for a speech by Laura Smith calling for a general strike.

Monday, September 24, 2018

Monday, September 24, 2018

Shadow cabinet ministers blame New Labour for fuelling Islamophobia

Shadow cabinet ministers blame New Labour for fuelling Islamophobia

Shadow cabinet ministers blame New Labour for fuelling Islamophobia

Two members of Jeremy Corbyn’s Shadow Cabinet have blamed the previous Labour government for fuelling Islamophobia and helping to create the anti-immigrant “hostile environment”.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Oliver Kamm said Corbyn would be a weak Prime Minister

Jeremy Corbyn's Stalinist clique just aren't very bright, says columnist

Jeremy Corbyn's Stalinist clique just aren't very bright, says columnist

Oliver Kamm believes acolytes like Richard Burgon lack the talent and intelligence for high office

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn gets standing ovation and mocks Theresa May on return to Parliament

Jeremy Corbyn gets standing ovation and mocks Theresa May on return to Parliament

Jeremy Corbyn gets standing ovation and mocks Theresa May on Parliament return

The first Parliament sitting of the House of Commons since the general election has taken place

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Labour warns Conservatives 'not to take votes for granted'

Labour candidate says Tory manifesto is unfair and warns Theresa May not to take pensioners for granted

Labour candidate warns Theresa May not to take pensioners for granted

Labour candidate Richard Burgon tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that some of the Tories policies are morally wrong and unfair

Monday, January 30, 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

'The vote on Article 50 is not about Brexit, it's about whether the referendum was valid', says MP Richard Burgon

'Article 50 vote is not about Brexit, it's about whether the referendum was valid', MP Richard Burgon tells George Galloway

'The vote on Article 50 is about whether the referendum was valid'

The Government has published a bill on Article 50 which will be debated in Parliament before MPs vote on whether to trigger it and therefore start the Brexit process

Monday, October 17, 2016

Monday, October 17, 2016

'We want post-Brexit Britain to be a Labour Britain', says Richard Burgon MP

Jeremy Corbyn ally tells George Galloway 'purged' supporters should be welcomed back

'We want post-Brexit Britain to be a Labour Britain', says Richard Burgon MP

Shadow justice secretary Richard Burgon hits out at 'coup' against Corbyn and says party is now ready to capitalise on Brexit