Welcome to the latest episode of Never Mind The Bar Charts, in which Stephen Tall and I Pack discuss the growing number of recruits to the Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Party, the unusual set of seats the party is targeting for the general election, why Will Hutton is wrong about Jeremy Corbyn and why everyone should go read Gaby Hinsliff. … Read the full post »
Read about the Labour MP for Islington North and life-long Eurosceptic who was elected leader of the Labour Party in 2015. He was succeeded by Keir Starmer in April 2020.
You can also find out more about Corbyn in Rosa Prince’s biography, Comrade Corbyn.
Four thoughts on the Labour conference mess over Europe today as they let down Remainers, once again. … Read the full post »
Perhaps more important than the fact that the Lib Dem policy to revoke Article 50 is ahead is that it has the support of 41% of voters. That’s a big enough… … Read the full post »
“I am standing here as your candidate for Prime Minister. Because people across Britain deserve a better choice than an entitled Etonian or a 1970s socialist.” – Jo Swinson
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Leader of the Liberal Democrats Jo Swinson has written to Jeremy Corbyn ahead of a meeting between opposition leaders in order to ensure that no option is off the table to stop No Deal. … Read the full post »
Stopping Brexit requires winning at least one vote in the House of Commons. Which is why Jeremy Corbyn’s plan is wrong. … Read the full post »
Focusing on unpopular policies and unpopular people is an odd approach, to say the least, to political strategy. And yet that’s what we’ve seen this week. … Read the full post »
With all the talk of a possible government of national unity in order to stop Brexit, who is the sensible choice to head it up? Here’s who…. … Read the full post »
Good to see so many Labour peers speaking up against anti-semitism with an advert in The Guardian directed at Jeremy Corbyn. … Read the full post »
Vince Cable has launched the European Parliament election manifesto for the Liberal Democrats, complete with a choice of two front pages: “Stop Brexit” or “Bollocks to Brexit”. … Read the full post »