He rejects the claim that the party is institutionally tainted but says that clearly “it has got a problem”.
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It will be a significant step forward in keeping this heinous organisation from inciting hatred on our streets.
Bower writes him off as a loser, which is perhaps what he will end up being. But he did much better at the last general election than the commentariat expected.
As long as traditional Labour voters stick with the party, opportunities for the Independent Group will be limited.
WATCH: Watson declares that “a virulent form of identity politics” has seized Labour. And the defections? They are “premature”.
“Time is short for us to confront the scale of the problem and meet the consequences.”
He argues for training and rehabilitation of racist Party members as well as expulsions.
WATCH: “The fact that Berger should even be subject to a no confidence motion is shameful”, says Blair
The former Labour leader says that Watson is right to say that her local party sjhould be suspended.
A new book about Holocaust and climate change denial also casts light on the American President.
The Government should adopt a working definition of anti-Muslim prejudice and hatred. But it must be based on objective criteria, overseen by people we elect.
Joel Charles: After May’s conference speech and Hammond’s Budget, opportunity must be our core objective
We have a habit of looking back at policy platforms pursued by previous Conservative Governments, and attempting to bring back popular policies like a poor Hollywood remake.
“I will honour his memory by fighting the scourge of anti-semitism and racism until my last breath.”
“What is unthinkable is that we be bullied by the threat of some kind of economic embargo, into signing a one-sided deal against our country’s interests.”
Lord Ashcroft’s Conference Diary: How Leave voters reflect – good humouredly, mostly – on being called knuckle-dragging bigots
Plus: Labour anti-semitism, May’s African dancing. Will Mordaunt speak to the conference? And: will Russia take on NATO?
The Labour leader then refuses to comment on his experience of being accused of racism by Margaret Hodge.
How the far left uses a feedback loop to shut down people in the short term – and ideas in the long.