The Corbyn Delusion is Over

The Corbyn Delusion is Over

Copeland. Losing a Labour seat to the Tories at a time when they are destroying the NHS and in chaos over Brexit is a disaster. The Tories have increased their majority over Labour by one today. Labour should not be losing seats to the Tories at this stage, we should...
Tony Blair remains a political colossus, but he’s wrong about Brexit

Tony Blair remains a political colossus, but he’s wrong about Brexit

I admit to being a big fan of Tony Blair. As Donald Trump might put it, no one is a bigger fan of Tony Blair than me. I remember being at the Labour Party conference in Brighton in 2001, just a couple of weeks after the 9/11 attacks.  The air-exclusion zone in place...

A proxy election in UNITE is bad news for all sides

“A plague a’ both your houses.” ~ Mercutio, Romeo and Juliet Act 3, Scene 1, 91. As I type this article, the election for the General Secretary of UNITE the union is in full force. Candidates have decided on a their strategy and sent out literature to decide the who...