John Mann

Why Britain Voted to Leave the European Union

Adam Hamdy | Posted 24.06.2016 | UK Politics
Adam Hamdy

There can be no denying that the establishment put absolutely everything into keeping Britain in the European Union, and yet somehow, the leave message, a message of hope, of optimism about Britain's future as an independent nation, of a return to proper parliamentary democracy, resonated with people.

The Waugh Zone June 10, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 10.06.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Friday June 10, 2016… 1) BLOND AMBITION It’s the start of Euro2016 tonight and English, Welsh and Nort...

Jeremy Corbyn Set For Clash With John Mann At Anti-Semitism Group Meeting

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 04.05.2016 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn is set for a showdown meeting with the Labour MP who accused Ken Livingstone of being a “Nazi apologist”, the HuffPost UK has learne...

Ultra Effective - Fans, Football and Anti-racism in Germany

John Mann | Posted 24.02.2016 | UK Politics
John Mann

Fans with plans need to be at the heart of a club: Government support and planning consent should be conditional on a fan-owned base within each club. The German model of fans owning top clubs may not be realistic, but if those clubs want to prove they are more than a business, and that they care are about supporters, they will give away some of their power to the fans upon which their identities have been built.

Corbyn 'Shouted Down' By Labour MPs

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 17.11.2015 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn’s stance on ISIL and the Paris attacks has come under repeated attack from his own MPs during a heated meeting of the Parliamentary La...

Labour's Supporter Witch-Hunt

Jack Govier | Posted 29.07.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Jack Govier

You may have seen the utter panic expressed by the Labour Party in recent days at the rate of registered supporter sign-ups...

British Police: Pre-election Scapegoats in Establishment Child Abuse Cover Up?

Chris Hobbs | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK
Chris Hobbs

Little wonder then, that just before a general election, it has been politically expedient to shine the 'cover up spotlight' on a battered, bruised and demoralised police service.

Why The Days Of Trolls Could Be Numbered...

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Jack Sommers | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK

People who spread racial hatred online could be given "internet Asbos" blocking them from Twitter and Facebook, under proposals to tackle anti-Semitis...

Farage Says Britain Is 'Full' - Turns Out There's 'Masses of Room'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Politics

Nigel Farage's warning in the face of EU migration that "Britain is full" has been summarily dismissed by the government's economic forecaster, which ...

Are These Two Conspiring To Keep Interest Rates Low? MPs Fear So

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 19.08.2014 | UK Politics

Mark Carney is keeping interest rates at their historic low until after the next election in order to help George Osborne, MPs have claimed. Teresa...

Jessica Elgot

Antisemitic Attacks Soar In Britain Even Before Middle East Conflict Kicked Off

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK

Anti-Jewish attacks and abuse shot up by 36% in the first six months of 2014, with experts predicting they will climb even further once incidents trig...

Mehdi Hasan

The 'Scale Of The Nightmare For Labour Is Extraordinary'

HuffingtonPost.com | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 23.05.2014 | UK Politics

Labour insiders have warned Ed Miliband that the "scale of the nightmare for Labour is extraordinary", in the wake of Thursday's local and European el...

Britain 'Could Get Left Behind' In Ukraine Crisis

PA | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK Politics

MPs will leave the Commons for almost three weeks on Wednesday despite the looming international crisis in Ukraine, provoking warnings Parliament coul...

Labour MP Slams Osborne's 'Hand-Picked' BoE Governor Carney

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Politics

Mark Carney has been accused of political bias with a senior Labour MP describing him as "hand-picked" by George Osborne, after the Bank of England go...

Asa Bennett

Should Osborne Know The Price Of Filling Up A Vauxhall Astra?

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK Politics

When George Osborne appeared before the Treasury Select Committee this morning, he was left flummoxed by Labour MP John Mann, who asked him if he knew...

Jessica Elgot

Labour MP Makes Extraordinary Blunder

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK

UPDATE: John Mann's office has responded, but not retracted his call for Andor to resign. Issuing a 'correction', Mann said said that "his country'...

Was The Daily Mail's Diatribe Anti-Semitic?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK

Senior Jewish figures have accused the Mail of anti-semitic insinuations in the paper's attack on Ed Miliband's father - a Jewish refugee from Nazism....

'Give Them The Boot'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK Politics

A Labour politician has criticised "whinging" MPs and urged Ed Miliband to "give them the boot". John Mann tweeted in response to a number of front...

Labour Would Be Hammered By Constitutional Change

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 10.07.2013 | UK Politics

Revolutionary changes to the way MPs vote on laws would cause chaos in Parliament and be a huge blow for the Labour Party, critics warn. Proposals ...

'Hounded' Dorries Complains Over 'I'm A Celebrity...' Investigation

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.06.2013 | UK Politics

Tory backbencher Nadine Dorries has complained of being the most "hounded" MP in Westminster after it emerged she faces a probe into whether she shoul...

Mann Is No Homo Economicus

Daniel M. Swain | Posted 25.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Daniel M. Swain

John Mann MP's comments in response to Thursday's UK GDP figures, for the first quarter of 2013, display a sort of unhelpful ignorance that is not conducive to any meaningful discussion on economic policy, or constructing a worthwhile criticism of the government's economic policy.

'A Worrying Disregard For Freedom Of Expression'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 28.03.2013 | UK

An academic has lost his case against the Universities and Colleges Union, which he alleged is anti-Semitic, with the furious tribunal slamming those ...

Roman Abramovich Has NOT Been Arrested, Reports Of Russian Oligarch Detained By FBI Are 'Completely Untrue'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.03.2013 | UK

Rumours that Chelsea Football Club boss Roman Abramovich has been detained by the FBI are “completely untrue”, a spokesman has said. Abramovic...

All-Party Electoral Conduct Inquiry: The Rationale

John Mann | Posted 31.03.2013 | UK Politics
John Mann

Part of the problem in investigating electoral conduct is that it is broadly unquantifiable.

Culture Sec Maria Miller To Be Investigated Over Expenses Claim

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 13.12.2012 | UK Politics

Culture secretary Maria Miller will be investigated by the Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards, for allegedly misusing £90,000 of expenses. M...