If Jeremy Corbyn wins the leadership contest and then a General Election would the majority of Labour MP’s vote with or against him once in power?

Thanks to Martyn Richards (@MartynRichards) for this short commentary on the question I posed on Twitter. Although a brief piece, hopefully this article will spark debate and other writers into exploring… If Jeremy Corbyn wins the leadership contest and then a General Election, would the majority of Labour MP’s vote with or against him once in… Continue reading If Jeremy Corbyn wins the leadership contest and then a General Election would the majority of Labour MP’s vote with or against him once in power?

Labour bullying is a major problem, I have experienced it first-hand. Here’s my story 

Originally posted on Socialist Voice ☭:
It’s no secret that I departed the Labour Party in December 2015 under unfortunate circumstances and I won’t delve into it, there’s no point raking up old ground. However, since I left Labour I have encountered online abuse, bullying and harassment from Labour Party members and supporters including MPs and…

Lies, damn lies and false narratives

Originally posted on Ramblings of an Ordinary Man:
Tristram Hunt The self-styled ‘moderate’ wing of the Labour Party is mounting a desperate rearguard action against the newly resurgent left. They have unleashed an unprecedented and vitriolic campaign against Jeremy Corbyn and his supporters. This is familiar territory for Labour’s right-wing. Those of us who were…

We haven’t voted to leave the EU: We’ve voted for oppression

Opinion piece by Rhyley Douglas: Political and Social psychologist I’m not really sure what those whom voted to leave are now expecting to happen or how quick they think it will happen. Are they expecting clouds to part and the sun to shine constantly, for people to have street parties full of Union Jack flags?… Continue reading We haven’t voted to leave the EU: We’ve voted for oppression

How will an extremely weak Tory party with such disunity react after the EU referendum?

By a Corbyn supporter, fearful of how the Tories vulnerability and weakness following the referendum will cause them to mount a huge onslaught against Jeremy Corbyn, an entirely unjustified onslaught, to deflect attention away from a disunited Tory party in turmoil.  The mainstream media, Tories, UKIP, anti-Corbyn Labour MP’s etc., will try to find any… Continue reading How will an extremely weak Tory party with such disunity react after the EU referendum?

#CutOsborne: suspected terrorists @Dis_PPL_Protest occupy Parliament!

Originally posted on Mr Topple:
In an age of “freedom of information”, news on constant overload and access to people, places and procedures never-before seen, you’d be forgiven for thinking that hooking yourself up to Twitter or 24/7 news, Matrix-style, would suffice to understand the world we live in. You would be sorely mistaken –…