Shami Chakrabarti, the Shadow Attorney General, claims the Opposition will seek one after the Benn Act has been complied with.
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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. “
“I think it’s incumbent for me as someone of the left to call out governments and states of the left.”
Iman Atta: The call for an inquiry into Tory anti-Muslim prejudice isn’t new. We made it two years ago. It still stands.
Any investigation cannot predominantly be made up by Conservative politicians. Public scrutiny is key to building public confidence.
Edward Garnier, Alan Haselhurst, John Randall and Andrew Tyrie are also elevated. David Evennett is knighted.
“Our economy is very different from Norway”, she explains as she demurs from Lord Kinnock’s proposals.
The failure to confront anti-semitism within the Labour Party has led to a total breakdown of trust.
She implies that it has also been “spun” by the media, however.
Danny Stone: Conservatives are right to fight anti-semitism – but beware making it a political football
Condemnation of such bigotry in other political parties must not be reduced to partisan mudslinging.
Let the leftover Blairites retro-absorb the LibDems: there’s your centre-Left. Most of the rest of usare quite happy to be governed by the centre-Right Super Party.
To halve the prison population, everyone sent to prison with up to fourteen previous offences would have to be given a non-custodial punishment.
Andrew Neil asks some firm but fair questions of Corbyn’s appointee.
Break a campaign promise? Trash your own antisemitism report, and both your reputations? Look both incompetent and corrupt? Why not.
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Plus: Loud sounds from Tom Watson. Pig noises from Craig Oliver. And: Come and hear me make a fool of myself in Manchester on Sunday.