Diane Abbott is trying to forge an alliance between immigrant communities and an employer’s lobby keen to import labour.
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Rebecca Lowe: The Conservatives and women. The Tory electoral challenge has more to do with age than gender.
Rather than wasting time with forays into positive discrimination, the Conservatives should weight the merits of various forms of increased flexibility at work.
“It’s very painful for me to say that…the failure to deal with the racism that is anti-semitism is particular and clearly is a problem.”
A clear campaign narrative that balances local and national priorities is crucial. Engage with community groups. Select candidates early. Use social media to complement, not replace, campaigning.
Don Porter: There is a huge opportunity for the Conservative vote to sky-rocket if we stay true to the referendum result
Over third of Conservative Voice’s members are mulling voting UKIP next time in response to Chequers.
James Frayne: The voters most enthusiastic about state action on childhood obesity are…Conservative ones
So new research suggests. Private businesses must take at least as much responsibility for this state of affairs as Tory politicians.
Four factors are bringing the debate to a head – but there is precious little sign that the forces of decency will defeat their Corbynite opponents.
During the weeks and months ahead, Conservative MPs will need to use their heads as well as their hearts to reach the Brexit winning line.
WATCH: “It is time to say that this wrong must be righted.” Brown’s passionate intervention on Labour anti-semitism.
The former Prime Minister calls on the Party to adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition.
The former Chief Rabbi says that he “believed it could not happen here and still believe that it must not happen here”.
It would be a mistake for the Conservatives to even try to recruit him. Instead, they should follow his lead of thinking – and saying – the unsayable.
“The leadership is doing nothing substantive to address this erosion of our core values. It saddens me to say that we are increasingly seen as a racist party.”
McCain knew that politics should be a fierce contest, restrained by respect for civilians and one’s enemies.
The old, with their savings, could help the young. The economically active young could help the old, by giving them an income.