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Ipswich Star
Labour leadership election is out of touch with the votersthat should not hide the fact that he was able to appeal to voters who would ne
Labour leadership election is out of touch with the voters
Ipswich Star / Posted 49 minutes ago
that should not hide the fact that he was able to appeal to voters who would never support Messrs Corbyn, Smith, or even Ed Miliband. What is ironic is that had David Miliband beaten his brother in the leadership election in 2010, Labour would have... Read more
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International Business Times
Jeremy Corbyn is useless, hypocritical and unprincipled – but aren't they all?Jeremy. He shaves. He wears suits. And he has the backing of such party 'heavyw
Jeremy Corbyn is useless, hypocritical and unprincipled – but aren't they all?
International Business Times / Posted 17 hours ago
Jeremy. He shaves. He wears suits. And he has the backing of such party 'heavyweights', if that's the right term, as Ed Miliband. But the moment he opens his mouth, he gives the game away. Who would have thought that the party of Clement Attlee... Read more
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International Business Times
Tony Blair voices centrism worries after Brexit vote and Donald Trump's risethe EU referendum, which saw Labour's heartlands in the north of England and Mi
Tony Blair voices centrism worries after Brexit vote and Donald Trump's rise
International Business Times / Posted 18 hours ago
the EU referendum, which saw Labour's heartlands in the north of England and Midlands back a Brexit, and comes after Ed Miliband oversaw Labour lose 26 seats at the general election. The centre-left party was last in power under Gordon Brown in... Read more
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The New Statesman
Owen Smith interview: “I’m pretty red”elected politician. He was subsequently also backed by the Scottish Labour lead
Owen Smith interview: “I’m pretty red”
The New Statesman / Posted 19 hours ago
elected politician. He was subsequently also backed by the Scottish Labour leader, Kezia Dugdale. Neil Kinnock and Ed Miliband have trumpeted his cause. Yet Smith-supporting MPs fear that such declarations count for little. “It’s like the... Read more
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Scotsman
Scott Macnab: Are the Labours of Kezia Dugdale in vain?of thousands of activists who have mobilised themselves to join Labour in the a
Scott Macnab: Are the Labours of Kezia Dugdale in vain?
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
of thousands of activists who have mobilised themselves to join Labour in the aftermath of rule changes introduced by Ed Miliband which put the membership in charge of choosing the leader. In many ways this has been a heartening example of... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Negative narrative about Zuma hurt ANC at polls - Mantashebehind?' ... If we made blunders, we did them together." Mantashe brought up t
Negative narrative about Zuma hurt ANC at polls - Mantashe
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
behind?' ... If we made blunders, we did them together." Mantashe brought up the example of British politics, saying Ed Miliband had resigned when the Labour Party lost, and that David Cameron had resigned as prime minister after a referendum in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Negative Narrative' About Zuma Hurt ANC At Polls - Mantashebehind?' ... If we made blunders, we did them together." Mantashe brought up t
'Negative Narrative' About Zuma Hurt ANC At Polls - Mantashe
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
behind?' ... If we made blunders, we did them together." Mantashe brought up the example of British politics, saying Ed Miliband had resigned when the Labour Party lost, and that David Cameron had resigned as prime minister after a referendum in... Read more
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express
Tinderbox at the GATES OF EUROPE: Expert warns Europe’s REAL migration surge is on its wayare now housed in Italian shelters, a seven-fold increase on 2013, with the mig
Tinderbox at the GATES OF EUROPE: Expert warns Europe’s REAL migration surge is on its way
express / Posted yesterday
are now housed in Italian shelters, a seven-fold increase on 2013, with the migrant now crisis in its third year. David Miliband, the former British foreign minister who now heads the International Rescue Committee, warned the Italian increase... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How every politician has answered Mumsnet's 'favourite biscuit' question since 2009nationalism or could plausibly be simply because they are quite genuinely delic
How every politician has answered Mumsnet's 'favourite biscuit' question since 2009
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
nationalism or could plausibly be simply because they are quite genuinely delicious. And say what you like about Ed Miliband, he was remarkably consistent here. December 2009: Jaffa Cake. December 2011: Jaffa Cake. Some answers are just a... Read more
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The New Statesman
New Statesman readers on Jeremy Corbyn, one year onto say they’re socialists before. They’re not now,” Gail Gallagher, a social wo
New Statesman readers on Jeremy Corbyn, one year on
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
to say they’re socialists before. They’re not now,” Gail Gallagher, a social worker, told me. The last Labour leader, Ed Miliband, “wasn’t up to it”, she said. “Too lightweight,” her husband, Neil, added. Similar sentiments were expressed by... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
How Scouse are these 11 famous Liverpudlians?Portsmouth area - than on Merseyside. 1of 4Joe AndersonLiverpool City Council
How Scouse are these 11 famous Liverpudlians?
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
Portsmouth area - than on Merseyside. 1of 4Joe AndersonLiverpool City Council leader Joe Anderson and Labour leader, Ed Miliband (right) raising a Saltire on Liverpool waterfront. Picture: Lynne Cameron/PA Wire Joe Anderson, who grew up in... Read more
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Daily Record
Former Labour MP: Jeremy Corbyn is a born loser who will only help the ToriesLabour slump further into irrelevance. It was not difficult to understand why
Former Labour MP: Jeremy Corbyn is a born loser who will only help the Tories
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Labour slump further into irrelevance. It was not difficult to understand why Corbyn was elected in the first place. Ed Miliband, another born loser foisted on Labour by union barons, performed one final disservice by resigning in the immediate... Read more
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heraldscotland
Jeremy Corbyn must accept some responsibility for Labour's decline in Scotland, Kezia Dugdale suggestsheart of everything it does," added the MP for Pontypridd. MsDugdale's endorse
Jeremy Corbyn must accept some responsibility for Labour's decline in Scotland, Kezia Dugdale suggests
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
heart of everything it does," added the MP for Pontypridd. MsDugdale's endorsement follows that from Mr Khan, the London mayor, at the weekend and from Ed Miliband, the former party leader. The result of the contest will be announced on Septembe... Read more
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express
The new Calais? Migrant camp for HUNDREDS of people to be built on Italian-Swiss borderby the Swiss Guard - a number expected to rise with 25,000 people now arriving
The new Calais? Migrant camp for HUNDREDS of people to be built on Italian-Swiss border
express / Posted 5 days ago
by the Swiss Guard - a number expected to rise with 25,000 people now arriving on Italy’s coast every month. Now David Miliband has warned the numbers are “not a blip”, further heightening fears of a bottleneck in the north of the country.... Read more
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express
Milan 'CONTROLLED' by migrants after 'INVASION', claims Lega Nord leaderits third year. NCMatteo Salvini said migrants were orchestrating an "organise
Milan 'CONTROLLED' by migrants after 'INVASION', claims Lega Nord leader
express / Posted 6 days ago
its third year. NCMatteo Salvini said migrants were orchestrating an "organised invasion" of Milan and other cities David Miliband, a former British foreign minister who now heads the International Rescue Committee, added: "This is not a... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Boy, dazed and bloodied, becomes the face of Aleppothem on the ambulance chair. The image has been reposted thousands of times by
Boy, dazed and bloodied, becomes the face of Aleppo
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 6 days ago
them on the ambulance chair. The image has been reposted thousands of times by people on social media, including by David Miliband, the former British foreign secretary who is now president of the International Rescue Committee. “We were passing... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Boy, dazed and bloodied, becomes the face of Aleppothem on the ambulance chair. The image has been reposted thousands of times by
Boy, dazed and bloodied, becomes the face of Aleppo
The Record Searchlight / Posted 6 days ago
them on the ambulance chair. The image has been reposted thousands of times by people on social media, including by David Miliband, the former British foreign secretary who is now president of the International Rescue Committee. “We were passing... Read more
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USA Today
Boy, dazed and bloodied, becomes the face of Aleppothem on the ambulance chair. The image has been reposted thousands of times by
Boy, dazed and bloodied, becomes the face of Aleppo
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
them on the ambulance chair. The image has been reposted thousands of times by people on social media, including by David Miliband, the former British foreign secretary who is now president of the International Rescue Committee. “We were passing... Read more
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BBC News
Injured boy image highlights Aleppo conflictwhich a man is seen carrying the boy into an ambulance, where he sits looking d
Injured boy image highlights Aleppo conflict
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
which a man is seen carrying the boy into an ambulance, where he sits looking dazed and bloodied. Former Labour MP David Miliband, now president & CEO of the International Rescue Committee, was one of those to retweet the image. The child is... Read more
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DW
Startling picture of five-year-old Syrian captures horror of Aleppo conflict |prompting a huge response across social-media platforms. President and CEO of
Startling picture of five-year-old Syrian captures horror of Aleppo conflict |
DW / Posted 7 days ago
prompting a huge response across social-media platforms. President and CEO of the International Rescue Committeee David Miliband tweeted: "The stunned, bloodied face of a child survivor sums up the horror of Aleppo." Another user, Lieke,... Read more
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The New Statesman
Want a quick fix to homelessness? Reform private rentinghas declared no confidence in him. Watson has proposed the return of shadow cab
Want a quick fix to homelessness? Reform private renting
The New Statesman / Posted 7 days ago
has declared no confidence in him. Watson has proposed the return of shadow cabinet elections, which were abolished by Ed Miliband in 2011. This would enable MPs to choose as many as 20 of their own number, to whom Corbyn would assign portfolios.... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Michael Gove has grown a slightly ginger beard and everybody's freaking outMore Nigel Farage has been spotted trying out a manly mustache in recent days
Michael Gove has grown a slightly ginger beard and everybody's freaking out
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
More Nigel Farage has been spotted trying out a manly mustache in recent days PANigel's new lip-fur Last year Ed Miliband gave up shaving and briefly turned into an unlikely sex symbol Twitter/@KerronCrossEd Milibeard Former Newsnight... Read more
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The New Statesman
In this week's magazine | Corbyn's revengehas declared no confidence in him. Watson has proposed the return of shadow cab
In this week's magazine | Corbyn's revenge
The New Statesman / Posted 7 days ago
has declared no confidence in him. Watson has proposed the return of shadow cabinet elections, which were abolished by Ed Miliband in 2011. This would enable MPs to choose as many as 20 of their own number, to whom Corbyn would assign portfolios.... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Kenny MacAskill urges Labour to consider 'progressive alliance' with SNPas part of her 2015 general election campaign, but was rebuffed following a Tor
Kenny MacAskill urges Labour to consider 'progressive alliance' with SNP
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 days ago
as part of her 2015 general election campaign, but was rebuffed following a Tory ad campaign including one featuring Ed Miliband in Mr Salmond's pocket. Mr MacAskill said: "The Tories had played on English fears, promoted by the SNP, of making... Read more
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The New Statesman
What Labour still needs to learn from Harold Wilsonlead. Looking at MORI’s long term approval trackers Jeremy Corbyn’s net approva
What Labour still needs to learn from Harold Wilson
The New Statesman / Posted 8 days ago
lead. Looking at MORI’s long term approval trackers Jeremy Corbyn’s net approval rating is minus 41 – already pushing at Ed Miliband’s lowest of minus 44 (and those depths took Miliband years). Corbyn’s favourability rating in ComRes last week was... Read more
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express
MP threatens to leave Labour if Jeremy Corbyn wins leadership as horrific abuse continuesringleaders. “I hear the sort of empty rhetoric about it being kinder gentler
MP threatens to leave Labour if Jeremy Corbyn wins leadership as horrific abuse continues
express / Posted 8 days ago
ringleaders. “I hear the sort of empty rhetoric about it being kinder gentler politics, well this never happened under Ed Miliband.” She continued: “I’d like to see them not inciting it, I’d like to see them not standing on platforms and... Read more
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The News and Star
MP could quit Labour if Corbyn re-elected as leadersort of issues and say 'Don't you dare have a go at these people, they are doin
MP could quit Labour if Corbyn re-elected as leader
The News and Star / Posted 8 days ago
sort of issues and say 'Don't you dare have a go at these people, they are doing a perfectly good job'. "But I don't hear that. I just hear the empty rhetoric about it being 'kinder, gentler politics'. Well, this never happened under Ed Mili... Read more
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The New Statesman
How is Jeremy Corbyn really doing in the polls?lead. Looking at MORI’s long term approval trackers Jeremy Corbyn’s net approva
How is Jeremy Corbyn really doing in the polls?
The New Statesman / Posted 9 days ago
lead. Looking at MORI’s long term approval trackers Jeremy Corbyn’s net approval rating is minus 41 – already pushing at Ed Miliband’s lowest of minus 44 (and those depths took Miliband years). Corbyn’s favourability rating in ComRes last week was... Read more
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express
500 Calais migrant children eligible to move to UK NOW under EU rulesRudd to fast track the migrants’ access to the UK. Ms Cooper, who was Shadow H
500 Calais migrant children eligible to move to UK NOW under EU rules
express / Posted 9 days ago
Rudd to fast track the migrants’ access to the UK. Ms Cooper, who was Shadow Home Secretary under former labour chief Ed Miliband, said the Home Office had been given details of 110 children last month. GETTYLabour's Yvette Cooper has demanded... Read more
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Express and Star
Tom Watson: Labour could elect shadow team again « Express & Starprotest against Mr Corbyn’s leadership. Labour traditionally elected MPs to sh
Tom Watson: Labour could elect shadow team again « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 9 days ago
protest against Mr Corbyn’s leadership. Labour traditionally elected MPs to shadow Cabinet posts until reforms made by Ed Miliband. Now Mr Watson says he is looking at possibly bringing back the old policy. He said: “During the summer I’m... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Voters don't really believe the Tories will privatise the NHS – and neither does Owen Smithprobably place him on the political spectrum at the same position as the man he
Voters don't really believe the Tories will privatise the NHS – and neither does Owen Smith
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
probably place him on the political spectrum at the same position as the man he supported for the leadership in 2010, Ed Miliband. In my book he's a dangerous Leftie, but to be fair, that description doesn't exclude many Labour members. He... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Nicholas Kristof: Syria is Obama’s worst mistakefunded. “If you care about extremism, you’ve got 200,000 Syrian kids growing u
Nicholas Kristof: Syria is Obama’s worst mistake
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
funded. “If you care about extremism, you’ve got 200,000 Syrian kids growing up in Lebanon with no education,” notes David Miliband, the former British foreign secretary, now head of the International Rescue Committee. I met recently with two... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Nicholas Kristof: Syria is Obama’s worst mistakefunded. “If you care about extremism, you’ve got 200,000 Syrian kids growing u
Nicholas Kristof: Syria is Obama’s worst mistake
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 10 days ago
funded. “If you care about extremism, you’ve got 200,000 Syrian kids growing up in Lebanon with no education,” notes David Miliband, the former British foreign secretary, now head of the International Rescue Committee. Perhaps it’s unfair to... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Obama’s worst mistakefunded. �If you care about extremism, you�ve got 200,000 Syrian kids growing u
Obama’s worst mistake
Rutland Herald / Posted 11 days ago
funded. �If you care about extremism, you�ve got 200,000 Syrian kids growing up in Lebanon with no education,� notes David Miliband, the former British foreign secretary, now head of the International Rescue Committee. Perhaps it�s unfair to... Read more
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Daily Mirror
John Prescott calls on Labour critics to work with Jeremy CorbynCorbyn almost certainly wins. Firstly, Tom wants us to bring back Shadow Cabin
John Prescott calls on Labour critics to work with Jeremy Corbyn
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
Corbyn almost certainly wins. Firstly, Tom wants us to bring back Shadow Cabinet ­elections, which were scrapped under Ed Miliband. This meant MPs voted for who they wanted at the top table. That only works if MPs are prepared to work with... Read more
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heraldscotland
Logie’s Legacy: celebrating 70 years of the best – and worst – of televisionhis shouty and grinding presenting has only lasted a season. Should’ve stuck to
Logie’s Legacy: celebrating 70 years of the best – and worst – of television
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
his shouty and grinding presenting has only lasted a season. Should’ve stuck to radio Chris, telly ain’t for you. Ed Miliband making a tit of himself Ed Miliband is a walking, talking television mistake. We all miss him being Labour leader... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Labour MPs call on David Miliband to return and topple Jeremy Corbyn as leaderSenior backbenchers want Miliband, who quit politics to run a charity in the US
Labour MPs call on David Miliband to return and topple Jeremy Corbyn as leader
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
Senior backbenchers want Miliband, who quit politics to run a charity in the US, back here as quickly as possible. And they say one possible route would be for him to stand in the Batley and Spen seat left empty by the killing of Jo Cox. No date... Read more
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express
Italy crisis WORSENS as 25,000 migrants arrive in ONE MONTHare now housed in Italian shelters, a seven-fold increase on 2013, with the mig
Italy crisis WORSENS as 25,000 migrants arrive in ONE MONTH
express / Posted 11 days ago
are now housed in Italian shelters, a seven-fold increase on 2013, with the migrant now crisis in its third year. David Miliband, a former British foreign minister who now heads the International Rescue Committee, added: "This is not a... Read more
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heraldscotland
Why the furious Labour reaction to talk of deals with the SNPadmitting they might not win, for fear of looking weak to voters. But in the t
Why the furious Labour reaction to talk of deals with the SNP
heraldscotland / Posted 12 days ago
admitting they might not win, for fear of looking weak to voters. But in the the run-up to last year’s general election Ed Miliband came under immense pressure from Scottish Labour MPs to rule out any kind of deal with the SNP. They argued voters... Read more
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The New Statesman
Blairite, Trot, Entryist - why Labour's slurs are so misleadingthe 1990s, but continued to form a distinct group within the parliamentary part
Blairite, Trot, Entryist - why Labour's slurs are so misleading
The New Statesman / Posted 12 days ago
the 1990s, but continued to form a distinct group within the parliamentary party. Later, the term was used to describe Ed Miliband and those around him – although, of course, Miliband’s actual political roots lay well within the New Labour... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Scottish Labour is lost in the wildernessaftermath of the Scottish independence referendum, the parliamentary Labour Par
Scottish Labour is lost in the wilderness
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
aftermath of the Scottish independence referendum, the parliamentary Labour Party (PLP) was addressed by our leader, Ed Miliband. After his speech, a number of colleagues were invited to ask questions. I was called first, and I used the... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The metamorphosisThe conditions for Mr Corbyn’s victory were ripe: years of austerity concentrat
The metamorphosis
Namibia Economist / Posted 12 days ago
The conditions for Mr Corbyn’s victory were ripe: years of austerity concentrated on the young, an outgoing leader (Ed Miliband) whose compromises with electability had failed to save Labour from electoral disappointment and, crucially, new... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Latest video and updates from the Labour leadership debate in Gatesheadthis last time, and I know we live in a post-truth era, but it’s not true. We’v
Latest video and updates from the Labour leadership debate in Gateshead
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
this last time, and I know we live in a post-truth era, but it’s not true. We’ve been behind in the polls consistently. Ed Miliband at this point in the cycle was 9 points ahead in the polls.” Sophy Ridge had to intervene as people in the audience... Read more
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Breitbart
Illegal Migration to EU Almost 20 Per Cent Higher Than Last Yearamong those trying to get to Europe, mainly due to drowning, are up more than 1
Illegal Migration to EU Almost 20 Per Cent Higher Than Last Year
Breitbart / Posted 13 days ago
among those trying to get to Europe, mainly due to drowning, are up more than 15 percent. “This is not a blip,” said David Miliband, a former British foreign minister who now heads the International Rescue Committee, an aid group set up by Albert... Read more
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chroniclelive
Labour leadership debate: Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith clash in Gatesheadlast time, and I know we live in a post-truth era, but it’s not true. “We’ve b
Labour leadership debate: Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith clash in Gateshead
chroniclelive / Posted 13 days ago
last time, and I know we live in a post-truth era, but it’s not true. “We’ve been behind in the polls consistently. Ed Miliband at this point in the cycle was nine points ahead in the polls.” The former work and pensions spokesman said he left... Read more
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heraldscotland
New shadow Scottish Secretary refuses to back down from his stance on a coalition with the SNPlast year’s General Election. In the months leading up to the short campaign S
New shadow Scottish Secretary refuses to back down from his stance on a coalition with the SNP
heraldscotland / Posted 13 days ago
last year’s General Election. In the months leading up to the short campaign Scottish Labour MPs had frantically urged Ed Miliband to rule out any deal with the SNP. Many were furious when he at first rejected only the idea of a formal... Read more
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express
EU bureaucrats are IGNORING migrant crisis and it is actually WORSE than last yearare now housed in Italian shelters, a seven-fold increase on 2013, with the mig
EU bureaucrats are IGNORING migrant crisis and it is actually WORSE than last year
express / Posted 14 days ago
are now housed in Italian shelters, a seven-fold increase on 2013, with the migrant crisis in its third year. David Miliband, a former British foreign minister who now heads the International Rescue Committee, added: "This is not a... Read more
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The New Statesman
Labour appeals against decision to allow new members a leadership contest votethe series of fiercely-contended polls of trade union members, commissioned by
Labour appeals against decision to allow new members a leadership contest vote
The New Statesman / Posted 14 days ago
the series of fiercely-contended polls of trade union members, commissioned by Ian Warren, who worked for Labour under Ed Miliband, showed support for Corbyn slumping among trade unionists. Trade union affiliates can vote without a fee in the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
One of Tony Blair's biggest remaining allies will back Jeremy Corbyn if he wins1997. He served briefly as Justice Secretary before Gordon Brown took the helm
One of Tony Blair's biggest remaining allies will back Jeremy Corbyn if he wins
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
1997. He served briefly as Justice Secretary before Gordon Brown took the helm, but returned to shadow the role after Ed Miliband quit last year.Lord Falconer (top, second from right) was among a huge wave of frontbench resigners He was... Read more
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Daily Mail
EPHRAIM HARDCASTLE: Sir Paul McCartney boasts about Beatles successto be elected on to Labour’s powerful national executive committee. Having pla
EPHRAIM HARDCASTLE: Sir Paul McCartney boasts about Beatles success
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
to be elected on to Labour’s powerful national executive committee. Having played a prominent role supporting Remain, Ed Miliband, Gordon Brown and the euro, is gutsy Izzard becoming the Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards of politics? Eddie Izzard failed... Read more
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