Labour’s recent track record is eye-wateringly poor, but is clearly not enough to endear minority voters to the Conservatives.
Throughout the Cold War there were many good people on the Left who held to what was right. Then there were people like Corbyn and Milne.
The sight of left-wing students lecturing white working class men about the shame they ought to feel for their ‘privilege’ is unlikely to win many votes.
The phrase is widely attributed to Jacob Rees-Mogg. But a senior Labour politician got there first…
Labour council leaders warn their Party’s Corbynite NEC is a “dangerous and alarming” threat to local democracy
Scores of senior councillors argue that the central party’s attempts to dictate council policies are “an affront to the basic principles of democracy”.
Labour’s internal battle over trans women and All-Women Shortlists suggests its strategy of identity politics is backfiring
There are electoral opportunities in binding whole groups to a party based on collective identity – but what happens when those groups come into conflict?
Lansman and co hope to gain even more power, members and clout – if they can keep a grip on their own operation.
The new Corbynite council tax plan is an attempt to overcome the fundamental unpopularity of higher taxes
Even the hard Left now admit that the claim that people are happy to pay more is hollow. Their answer? Harness the politics of envy and division.
His opponents have not been lax about emphasising his previous support for the regime immiserating Venezuela, but it hasn’t cut through with British voters.
He has now declared there will be an election soon and he “will probably win”. Might he be getting too cocky?
It’s naive to imagine lobbying will change his nature. If he ever gains power, there won’t be any cosy chats over tea and biscuits on offer.
The Opposition claims to honour the outcome of the referendum, while opposing the UK taking back control of its laws, its money, and its borders.
It’s understandable why Paperchase chickened out over their Daily Mail advert – but it was still a mistake.
How will Corbynomics work in practice? And how much will it really cost?
Yet again a strike which was supposedly about safety has gone away now that a large amount of money has been secured.