Jeremy Corbyn

Fact Check: Owen Jones’ hat-gate claim fails the test

21 March 2018 15:09

This week the main political news in Labour has revolved around a hat. Rather than the Brexit transition period or…

Can Corbyn keep up the pressure on May on council cuts?

21 March 2018 14:25

Jeremy Corbyn had a good line of attack at today’s Prime Minister’s Questions, choosing to focus on the financial crisis…

Why Jeremy Corbyn’s hat matters

19 March 2018 17:59

What did you do this weekend? It seems a significant number of Jeremy Corbyn supporters spent it talking about a…

Jeremy Corbyn’s Phrygian cap

18 March 2018 8:00

Gimson’s Prime Ministers, out this week, is a crisp and stylish account of every one of them. I happened to…

Jeremy Corbyn is right about Russia

16 March 2018 10:29

It’s not every day you find yourself thinking that, well, Jeremy Corbyn has a point, but that’s just how I…

Jeremy Corbyn backs his spokesman on Russia

15 March 2018 18:39

Just in case you had grown confused, the big international story at the moment is actually about Theresa May’s response…

Seumas Milne and Russia – a brief history

15 March 2018 10:26

Oh dear. A number of  Labour MPs are calling for Jeremy Corbyn to sack Seumas Milne after the Labour leader’s…

‘Seumas Milne has to speak for himself’: Labour splits in three over Russia

15 March 2018 10:24

What is Labour’s position on the government’s response to the Salisbury attack? There seem to be at least three. If…

Corbyn’s Russia response could reignite Labour’s civil war

14 March 2018 14:12

Theresa May has just told the House of Commons that there is ‘no alternative conclusion’ other than that Russia was…

Jeremy Corbyn puts himself on the back foot at PMQs

14 March 2018 13:08

Today’s Prime Minister’s Questions ran along such familiar lines that it almost felt like a glitch in the Matrix. Jeremy…

Labour MP deserts Corbyn

13 March 2018 18:25

Oh dear. Although the Labour party has tried to put on a united front since the snap election, the party…

Theresa May steps up to the plate at British Kebab Awards

13 March 2018 10:07

Forget secret dining societies, last night the inhabitants of SW1 descended on the Westminster Park Plaza for the British Kebab Awards.…

Jeremy Corbyn’s stance on Russia is bad for Parliament

12 March 2018 20:58

Theresa May did a good job in uniting the House of Commons today, but someone who did an even better…

Jeremy Corbyn’s Russia hypocrisy

12 March 2018 17:52

It’s safe to say that Jeremy Corbyn’s response to Theresa May’s statement on Russia has divided opinion this afternoon. The…

My mum bought her council house. Can Laura Pidcock explain why that’s wrong?

10 March 2018 10:30

The moment that has defined my approach to politics came when my mother told me the proudest moment of her…

Anti-Semitism fatigue is now a normal part of British politics

9 March 2018 15:12

How did it come to this? Here we are, in 2018, in modern, democratic, fair-minded Britain, and what happens when…

Jeremy Corbyn’s custom union fantasy

1 March 2018 12:40

Jeremy Corbyn wants Britain to ‘stay in a customs union’, according to the BBC. The phrase does not make sense.…

What are Jeremy Corbyn and Michel Barnier up to?

28 February 2018 11:00

The Commons Select Committee on Culture, Media and Sport recently investigated claims of Russian interference in the UK electoral process.…

Labour’s slow running-down of the media

27 February 2018 15:58

Yesterday, after Jeremy Corbyn’s speech on Brexit, he moved on from press questions about the substance of his policy change…

Corbynites are right: bin bullies must be stopped

27 February 2018 15:51

It is another case of Corbynite militants overthrowing a moderate Labour politician. Or so I thought when I read this…