Sarah Champion

Is Sarah Champion regretting nominating Jeremy Corbyn?

21 September 2017 15:04

Sarah Champion could hardly be blamed for bearing a grudge against Jeremy Corbyn. The Labour MP was among those who…

The right is now more colourblind than the left

19 August 2017 9:00

As a tot growing up in a provincial proletarian Communist household in the 1960s, I’d been led to believe that…

Silencing debate on grooming gangs is a foul snub to victims

18 August 2017 15:38

It’s official: people who talk about the problem of Pakistani men abusing white working-class girls have no place in polite…

The ‘community leaders’ doing nothing to solve the grooming scandal

17 August 2017 17:59

There are some foreign words so expressive that you long to absorb them into your own language, to add breadth,…

What the papers say: The Brexit cynicism is getting predictable

17 August 2017 8:16

‘Here we go again’, says the Sun, which criticises the ‘chorus of doom-mongers’ who pop up whenever the government proposes…

Sarah Champion’s resignation over grooming gang comments bodes ill for state of debate in Labour

16 August 2017 17:38

Since Jeremy Corbyn became Labour leader, resignations from the shadow cabinet have been ten-a-penny. The latest Labour MP to quit…

What the papers say: The uncomfortable truths about the grooming gangs

11 August 2017 8:38

Modern slavery is affecting every town and city in Britain, according to the National Crime Agency. Despite William Wilberforce saying…

Listen: Labour MP squirms over Corbyn election leaflet photo

9 May 2017 14:00

Labour MP Sarah Champion was ‘giddy with excitement’ ahead of Jeremy Corbyn’s launch of the party’s election campaign this morning. Afterwards,…

Sarah Champion unresigns and returns to Labour frontbench

25 July 2016 16:50

Sarah Champion, the Labour MP for Rotherham, was one of the Labour frontbenchers who resigned in an attempt to force…