He was barred from public office after leading Lambeth to disaster. But under Corbyn he’s back.
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I wanted a properly socialist party. Then I got one.
The barbarians aren’t at the gates anymore, they’re in charge of the official Opposition.
In the 1970s, Conservatives who recognised the danger of Trotskyism helped to defend moderate left-wing MPs. Could the feat be repeated?
It would bring events nicely full circle. It would also be true as matters stand. And will carry on being so until or unless Labour comes to its senses – or splits.
If he loses a snap General Election, his supporters will simply blame the “Blairite” splitters.
Clark Vasey: Eagle now calls out the Hard Left for thuggery. But she said nothing when the target was Esther McVey.
Wirral West saw probably the nastiest, most personalised campaign of last year’s General Election.
Labour’s civil war: Eagle’s challenge. Smith’s challenge to her challenge. Corbyn’s victory and defeat at the NEC.
The baffling tale of bitter faction fights gets ever more confusing. Here’s our guide to the latest developments.
It is an ideology which views people as collections of abstract categories rather than individuals, and finds fashionable new forms for Jewphobic tropes.
The rotten regime which grew up under Ken Livingstone must not be allowed to re-establish itself now Labour are back London.
To a movement used to overlooking the murder of millions, anti-Jewish prejudice and hatred is the mildest of sins.
“I didn’t insinuate anything. I said that there is a very clear problem, and I’ve given you an example of it, and you don’t seem to be taking it seriously.”
The Labour leader’s rise has relegated the former star of the hard left to the sorry status of a fedora-clad sideshow.
This is another step on the road for a poisonous alliance of Trotskyists and Islamists.
The so-called kinder, gentler politics that the Labour leadership claims to espouse masks an undercurrent of anti-Semitism and bigotry.