Jeremy Corbyn

Labour shouts down its own message

22 September 2019 21:02

Labour was supposed to be having only one big row this week at conference – on Brexit. Instead, it’s ended…

As top aide quits, is Corbyn’s leadership now sinking?

22 September 2019 8:56

The best way to understand the chaos engulfing the start of the Labour party conference is by looking at the…

Jeremy Corbyn is on the wrong side of history over Brexit

22 September 2019 7:00

So far as his keenest supporters are concerned, Jeremy Corbyn has always been on the Right Side of History. From…

What’s on today at Labour conference: The Spectator guide

22 September 2019 6:30

Labour is back in Brighton for the party’s annual conference. Here is the pick of the fringe events for the…

Labour’s latest bid to alienate Jewish members

18 September 2019 13:28

Labour has yet again shown it doesn’t care about its Jewish members. Jeremy Corbyn said earlier this year that “there…

Tories pushing for Boris Johnson v Jeremy Corbyn TV debates

7 September 2019 10:50

Boris Johnson’s best route to a majority is turning the election into a question of whether you want him or…

Will Labour MPs really back a general election?

2 September 2019 16:09

There’s an assumption in Westminster that the Labour Party would have to back a snap general election if Boris Johnson…

What will the Tory and Labour election campaigns look like?

29 August 2019 20:03

We know that the Conservatives are gearing up for an election in the next few months. Their official line is…

Jeremy Corbyn capitulates in cross-party Brexit talks

27 August 2019 14:19

Jeremy Corbyn’s cross-party talks to stop a no-deal Brexit have broken up, with opposition leaders and MPs releasing a statement…

Jo Swinson riles up Corbynistas again

20 August 2019 12:53

Corbynistas are out to get Jo Swinson again after the Lib Dem leader accused Jeremy Corbyn of being a Brexiteer.…

Jeremy Corbyn, not Boris Johnson, is ‘Britain’s Trump’

19 August 2019 13:38

Jez he did! Jeremy Corbyn has just surprised absolutely nobody by calling Prime Minister Boris Johnson ‘Britain’s Trump.’ He labelled…

‘Shame!’: Journalist heckled at Corbyn speech

19 August 2019 12:55

Jeremy Corbyn has just given a speech attacking Boris Johnson as ‘Britain’s Trump’. But while the Labour leader is happy…

Jeremy Corbyn’s no-deal plan is unusually smart politics

16 August 2019 18:54

On the surface, Jeremy Corbyn’s pitch to become caretaker prime minister of a government of national unity after overthrowing Boris…

How to make sense of Jeremy Corbyn’s pitch to Remainers

15 August 2019 12:37

What is Jeremy Corbyn up to? The appeal in his letter to Remainers in the Commons to turf Boris Johnson…

The real reason Corbynites turned on Caroline Lucas and the Greens

14 August 2019 6:30

Caroline Lucas’s plan for an all-female emergency Cabinet to stop a no-deal Brexit is a fantasy, with no prospect of success.…

If Boris plays the system on Brexit, Corbyn can hardly complain

12 August 2019 12:22

A standard version of this autumn’s events is beginning to emerge. Labour brings a no-confidence vote in the Government on…

Lib Dems are eyeing a bigger prize than blocking a no-deal Brexit

11 August 2019 6:50

Politicians determined to prevent a no-deal Brexit are locked in a Mexican stand-off. If Boris Johnson cannot command a Commons…

Why a government of national unity isn’t going to happen

10 August 2019 10:31

There’s been much talk this week of a so-called government of national unity (GNU) to stop Boris Johnson’s Brexit plan.…

Labour MP: I think all countries should be abolished

8 August 2019 12:42

‘Imagine there’s no countries,’ John Lennon once sang. It seems that one Labour MP is taking that song literally. Paul…

Labour must ditch Corbyn now if it wants to stop Boris

31 July 2019 13:46

If Labour were serious about stopping the most right-wing Conservative government within living memory, it would revolutionise its approach to…