Jeremy Corbyn

The zeal of a pro-Corbyn Jewish convert

23 May 2018 13:08

When Jeremy Corbyn attended a Passover dinner hosted by Jewdas, it was the first that many Jews had even heard of this…

The Tories need to get over Thatcher

22 May 2018 11:42

A lot of attention has been given to the new think tank, Onward, that claims it will win back Britain…

Watch: Rod Liddle’s dog reacts to party leaders

18 May 2018 15:38

This week Rod Liddle took over the London Palladium for one night only. Mr S’s colleague and comrade spoke to a…

Gammon vs Prosciutto: learn to speak like a Corbynista

15 May 2018 10:30

Are you considering a career in Labour politics but fear you may be left behind amid all the exciting changes…

The ‘Gammon’ insult is typical of Corbynista intolerance

14 May 2018 13:21

Imagine referring to a whole section of society as meat. As mere flesh, bereft of sentience. It used to be…

London shows that the more voters get to know Corbyn, the less they like him

4 May 2018 12:10

It was always possible, I wrote a month ago, that the London elections would show voters baulking for the first…

Jeremy Corbyn had a bad night – but the Tories still have much to fear from the left

4 May 2018 11:38

It’s a bit mean to accuse the Tories of cynical expectations management, as Jeremy Corbyn has just done. Their panic…

Jeremy Corbyn attacks Tory local election spin

4 May 2018 11:01

If you want to know how last night was for the Labour Party, you need to look no further than…

The Maybot returns at PMQs

25 April 2018 13:53

Today’s Prime Minister’s Questions saw the Maybot reactivated. Jeremy Corbyn decided to lead the session on the fallout from the…

Jeremy Corbyn’s ‘positive and constructive’ anti-Semitism meeting

25 April 2018 8:43

Oh dear. On Tuesday evening, Jeremy Corbyn met with Jewish leaders to discuss his party’s anti-Semitism problem. The meeting didn’t…

How many fourth-rate academics are first-rate bigots?

19 April 2018 16:31

A couple of weeks ago I wrote two pieces about a very rum collection of ‘academics’ who had written to The…

Watch: Corbyn’s PMQs attack backfires spectacularly

18 April 2018 12:55

Theresa May should have been on the backfoot at PMQs today as a result of the Windrush scandal. But, somehow,…

Unlike Labour, the Tories would never survive an anti-Semitism scandal

18 April 2018 12:29

Yesterday, Parliament debated anti-Semitism. It is hard to get over the oddness of the situation. It is 150 years ago…

Jeremy Corbyn still manages to surprise at anti-Semitism debate

18 April 2018 9:21

Labour’s anti-Semitism problem has been going on for so long now that what would once be seen as a disturbing…

Whips struggle with emergency debate on Syria

17 April 2018 14:52

This afternoon’s emergency debate on Syria isn’t quite working out as anyone had really planned. For Labour, it was an…

Sunday shows round-up: Boris Johnson – ‘the world has said enough is enough’

15 April 2018 16:36

The Foreign Secretary joined Andrew Marr to discuss the targeted missile strikes on chemical weapons facilities in Syria that took…

Jeremy Corbyn’s rationale for opposing the Syria strike is collapsing

15 April 2018 10:24

The Syria missile strike has been backed by the governments of Germany, Canada, New Zealand and more – but not…

Jeremy Corbyn will never give war a chance

14 April 2018 15:16

The best that can be said for Jeremy Corbyn’s response to air strikes against the Assad regime is that he is at…

Labour frontbencher: Corbyn should stop commenting on foreign policy

12 April 2018 20:00

There are many figures in the Labour party who wish that Jeremy Corbyn would stay schtum on foreign policy. Whether…

Karl Marx’s sinister legacy of anti-Semitism

4 April 2018 8:40

When I lived in the Soviet Union in my early twenties, I developed a personal hostility to socialism. I saw the…

Jeremy Corbyn and the far left’s anti-Semitism doublespeak

3 April 2018 13:06

The supporters of Jeremy Corbyn are meant to comprise the most cultish movement British politics has seen. Yet on the…

Shadow minister: I’m not endorsing Corbyn’s leadership

3 April 2018 10:44

Oh dear. The Labour party is once again divided thanks to the unfolding row over allegations of anti-Semitism. Although Jeremy…

Jeremy Corbyn’s handling of Labour’s anti-Semitism row goes from bad to worse

3 April 2018 0:04

After a weekend of horrid headlines for Labour over anti-Semitism, Jeremy Corbyn is keen to be seen to be talking…

The political similarities between Erdogan and Corbyn

2 April 2018 12:11

Jeremy Corbyn’s loyalists might howl at the suggestion that his style is similar to President Erdogan’s. But they would do…

Labour’s pockets of anti-Semitism: the evidence

30 March 2018 6:30

This week, Jeremy Corbyn said he was ‘sincerely sorry’ for the pain that had been caused to the Jewish community by…