Here is a Leader of the Opposition who cannot see an open goal without tapping the ball gently in the wrong direction.
Posts Tagged: Anti-Semitism
The Prime Minister confronts Corbyn over “his failure to deal with racism in the Labour Party”.
It seems they hope that if they can weather the antisemitism scandal long enough, it will simply be accepted as background noise.
“The anti-semitic abuse I receieved was what I was subjected to every single day. Telling me Hitler was right. Telling me Hitler did not go far enough.”
The Speaker must rein in self-indulgent MPs who no longer try to express themselves with the greatest possible concision and force.
“Spot on” policy questions to Johnson and Hunt in Birmingham yesterday showed Tory activists as they really are.
Fiyaz Mughal: Lewis genuinely cares – but the Party lacks transparency over its anti-Muslim problem. Here’s what it should do.
The final piece of our mini-series about anti-Muslim prejudice – and what the Government and Party should do about it.
The first in a mini-series of three pieces on this site about anti-Muslim prejudice – and what the Government and Party should do about it.
WATCH: Chakrabarti on Labour anti-semitism – “There is no interference from Corbyn or his staff in disciplinary process”
“There is a serious issue here. We have had a problem in the Labour Party. It goes way back…we have to not be factional. “
This small measure may well go some way to restoring the faith of voters in democratic measures – not least in Oxford.
WATCH: McDonnell ‘hopes’ Labour will get a “get a clean bill of health” from antisemitism investigation
The Shadow Chancellor was being asked about a possible intervention by the human rights watchdog.
Plus: What anti-Muslim prejudice? I know of a Tory branch that moved their meeting from a pub in an attempt to make a Muslim member feel more comfortable.
Flawed, of dubious judgement, and late to the fight. But if he’s the only big beast willing to challenge anti-semitism, at least it’s better than nothing.
He rejects the claim that the party is institutionally tainted but says that clearly “it has got a problem”.
It will be a significant step forward in keeping this heinous organisation from inciting hatred on our streets.