Kelvin Hopkins’ belated suspension contrasts with the treatment of Simon Danczuk over very similar claims.
Posts Tagged: Labour leadership race
Iain Dale: There’s only so far that Labour can fall in the polls. I think we’ve reached that point now.
Plus: May needs Johnson. My election predictions. Strange selection decisions. And: why I decided not to put my name forward for the seat in which I grew up.
The incumbent wins more than 60 per cent of the vote, cementing his hold on the Party. What shall Smith’s supporters do now?
Also: Tory AM sets out Plaid Cymru vision; Scottish Labour de facto split off; Jones urged to stay on to block Corbynistas from capturing Welsh Labour; and more.
Last night he plumbed new depths by parading his anti-democratic contempt for Leave voters as a badge of honour.
Also: First Minister of Wales opposes second EU vote; SNP face budget pressures as support for separation stalls; poll deflates Irish nationalists; and more.
Twitter was asking why the BBC was airing an hour-long party political broadcast for the Conservatives.
This is history in the making, and that’s what it’s all about.
Also: Corbyn moves to rule out coalition with SNP; Brokenshire embarks on Northern Ireland Brexit tour; Nationalists accused of ‘gagging’ journalists; and more.
Oddly, voters don’t appreciate being told their country is rubbish.
The safety of the British people cannot be trusted to politicians who simply try to wish away dangers like ISIS and Putin.
Following on from the ‘biggest ever review’ into race inequality, policies that embrace workplace equality should be at the heart of Theresa May’s plans
Smith’s line on ISIS is a disaster.
Also: Mundell warns Sturgeon against referendum speculation; Smith attacked in Wales over Pfizer links; DUP and UUP clash over Brexit; and more.
At best, he’s a Milibandish figure who believes that the hard left has won the battle of ideas in the Labour Party.