After the 1983 defeat, Labour’s electoral progress was slow. This time around the Party will face further decline without a bold change in direction.
Posts Tagged: Keir Hardie
And here we end, by reflecting on what he might have thought about Labour’s move away from the tenet of democratic government.
Andrew Gimson’s Lords sketch: Lord Lisvane warns that Brexit could increase the powers of the Executive
Lord Willoughby de Broke congratulated the PM on giving “a UKIP speech”, so who needs UKIP?
Will lefty Oxford students purge Gandhi, Guevara and Hardie from history for their dubious views on race?
Lewis Baston: When nationalists helped to pitch out a minority Conservative government. The general election of 1892.
Think of today’s two main parties led in 2015 by Nicholas Soames and Denis Healey and you are part of the way there.
The fundamental difference between us is that Labour seek to help people in poverty; the Conservatives seek to help people out of poverty.
Plus, Miliband’s beard; the wrong seat for Boris; and why the immigration figures are all wrong.
The Speaker sounded like a petulant schoolmaster, but was right to try to restrain the Prime Minister.