Jeremy Corbyn

Theresa May is using Jeremy Corbyn to avoid blame for her Brexit mess

21 January 2019 16:38

The Commons has grown rather used to Theresa May giving an update on Brexit each Monday afternoon, and still more…

Transcript: Michael Gove’s barnstorming speech in no-confidence debate

17 January 2019 0:36

In the no-confidence motion today, Michael Gove gave one of the best speeches of his parliamentary career, praising Labour moderates…

Corbyn gives May an easy ride at Prime Minister’s Questions

16 January 2019 13:30

Jeremy Corbyn decided to re-release his greatest hits at Prime Minister’s Questions today, starting with Brexit but then moving on…

Labour MPs threaten to push Corbyn into supporting a second referendum

15 January 2019 17:21

Labour MPs who want a second referendum are threatening to table their own motion calling for one next week if…

The deep state needs to step up its campaign against Jeremy Corbyn

11 December 2018 8:17

It’s the lowest point in British espionage since Pierce Brosnan. A top secret cyber hit squad has been busted trying…

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How Jeremy Corbyn could cause yet another Labour split on Brexit

26 November 2018 17:06

Jeremy Corbyn has been clear for a while that Labour will vote against Theresa May’s Brexit deal in the Commons.…

Labour U-turn: ‘Brexit can be stopped’

12 November 2018 10:03

With Theresa May’s government seemingly on the brink of collapse over the backstop agreement, the Prime Minister can take heart…

Tory MPs give May an easy ride at Prime Minister’s Questions

24 October 2018 13:21

Given relations with her own party, Theresa May will have been far more worried about the second half of Prime…

Chuka Umunna’s £451-an-hour new job will help his opponents no end

18 October 2018 13:47

The news that Chuka Umunna is getting paid £451 an hour to chair a new centrist think tank will go…

Why Chris Williamson really is happy about facing deselection

9 October 2018 22:15

Oh, what a delicious twist in the internal bickering of the Labour party. Chris Williamson, an MP who has spent…

Exclusive: Why the Tories feel so spooked by Jeremy Corbyn

4 October 2018 17:36

One of the things that the Tory conference taught us was quite how worried the party is about Labour. There…

The Tories need to remember how to fight Labour

28 September 2018 15:11

As you’d expect on the eve of Tory conference, everyone in the party is offering plenty of advice for Theresa…

Labour’s conference has made it harder for its unhappy MPs to leave

27 September 2018 20:18

Labour’s lost centrists weren’t just physically absent at the party’s conference: they were also absent from the debate. Perhaps those…

Corbyn’s confident conference speech will send Labour members home happy

26 September 2018 14:30

Jeremy Corbyn’s speech to Labour conference showed how confident the Labour leader is now. He knew his way around the…

How blaming the media keeps Labour activists happy

26 September 2018 9:27

One of the features of conference season, along with the stale sandwiches and lack of natural light, is the obsession…

Labour Left plans to force Jeremy Corbyn into deselection process to make a point

24 September 2018 22:57

Jeremy Corbyn could be subject to a trigger ballot designed for the deselection of MPs, under plans discussed tonight by…

Labour conference 2018, in pictures

24 September 2018 11:26

It’s that time of year again: Labour conference. With Jeremy Corbyn’s grip on the party tightening in the past year,…

How Corbyn opponents are now turning to the trade unions

24 September 2018 10:49

The Overton Window is a concept beloved particularly by the Left. It’s a theory about the range of political ideas…

J.K. Rowling and the darkness on the left

24 September 2018 9:45

You rarely come across a character in modern literature like Jimmy Knight. He’s a racist, but that’s not what makes…

What Jeremy Corbyn wants to talk about at Labour conference

23 September 2018 18:43

A lot of Labour’s energy at the moment seems to be spent on internal battles over which faction wins power…

Labour’s deputy leader move highlights the party’s most interesting split

23 September 2018 12:24

Generally, talk of a ‘split’ in the Labour Party focuses on the chasm between Jeremy Corbyn’s supporters and those ‘moderate’…

Jeremy Corbyn is getting more serious about Brexit and Theresa May ought to worry

23 September 2018 11:18

The most important statement by Jeremy Corbyn in today’s Sunday Mirror interview is not that Labour’s leader will embrace a…

Labour’s conference, day one: The Spectator guide

23 September 2018 9:30

Labour return to Liverpool for the party’s annual conference. But amid tensions over Brexit, Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership and the party’s…

Corbyn’s Salisbury response is straight from the Trump playbook

6 September 2018 15:05

It is deeply weird that Jeremy Corbyn will not condemn Russia for carrying out a chemical weapons attack on British…

Jeremy Corbyn and Novichok: what did the Labour leader really say?

5 September 2018 17:55

Jeremy Corbyn’s spokesman this afternoon caused something of a stir when he insisted to journalists that the Labour leader had…