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Corbyn To Resume Labour Election Campaign On Friday

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 24.05.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn will resume Labour’s general election campaign on Friday with a defiant message that terrorists cannot be allowed to “derail” Brit...

Woman Wearing Jeremy Corbyn Bag Heckles Police And Army At Downing Street Gates

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 24.05.2017 | UK Politics

And she has now been led away. pic.twitter.com/cQVF0j4flt— Theo Usherwood (@theousherwood) May 24, 2017 Police and troops were heckled by a J...

Jeremy Corbyn's Tuition Fee Pledge Sparks Outrage Among Graduates Saddled With Debt

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 22.05.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Jeremy Corbyn’s latest tuition fee policy has sparked outrage among recent graduates, who have branded the pledge “unfair” to those left with £...

Success Of Progressive Alliance Will Be Down To The Greens, Says Jonathan Bartley

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 22.05.2017 | UK Politics

Any Progressive Alliance success at next month’s election will be down to Green Party candidates ‘showing leadership’, co-leader Jonathan Bartle...

Jeremy Corbyn Gatecrashes Libertines Music Festival And The Crowd Goes Ape

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 22.05.2017 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn was greeted with ‘oh, Jeremy Corbyn’ chanted to the tune of The White Stripes’ Seven Nation Army after gatecrashing a music festiv...

Sunday Shows Round-Up: Corbyn's IRA Views And Boris Johnson's Missing £350m For The NHS

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 21.05.2017 | UK Politics

The Andrew Marr Show Ukip leader Paul Nuttall downplayed the importance of his party securing MPs – which is a strange tactic with the election fewe...

Labour Voters Fear Family Will 'Disown' Them For Backing May

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 22.05.2017 | UK Politics

Northern Labour voters are switching to Theresa May despite strong fears that they will be “disowned” by their friends and family for backing the ...

Corbyn Claims Tories Are Creating A 'War Between Generations'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 20.05.2017 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn has accused Conservatives of risking a “war between generations” with a manifesto that pitches young against old. Addressing activis...

Is Paul Mason Goading Jeremy Corbyn And Labour With This Progressive Alliance Video?

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK Politics

It would be difficult to accuse Paul Mason of sitting on the fence when it comes to politics. A vocal Jeremy Corbyn supporter, the former broadcast jo...

Both Anti-Brexit, Both Anti-Jeremy Corbyn: The Lib Dem/Labour Battle That’s Too Close To Call

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 25.05.2017 | UK Politics

“Two years ago we were on the backfoot, we were under attack,” says Lib Dem Simon Hughes, before adding: “Most people have moved on from the coa...

Corbyn's Manifesto Launch: Return Of The Jezi

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 17.05.2017 | UK Politics

For a politician who looks every inch the university lecturer, the venue for Jeremy Corbyn’s launch of Labour’s 2017 general election manifesto wa...

It Took Just An Hour For Jeremy Corbyn To U-Turn On Axing The Benefit Freeze

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK Politics

Read More: Labour Changes Its Benefits Freeze Policy Four Times In Five Hours After Manifesto Launch Jeremy Corbyn faced accusations of a “chaotic...

Corbyn Supporters Booed Nearly Every Journalist At His Manifesto Launch - Except This Guy

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn supporters were in fine voice at Labour’s official manifesto launch, booing almost every journalist who dared to ask a question - with...

Corbyn Defends Ex-Communist Drafted To Help In Election

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 15.05.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has made a staunch defence of his decision to draft in a former Communist trade union official to help run Labour’s general election c...

McDonnell Denies 'Row' Over Labour's Plan To Axe Tuition Fees

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 14.05.2017 | UK Politics

John McDonnell has denied that he and Shadow Education Secretary Angela Rayner have disagreed over Labour’s flagship manifesto pledge to abolish uni...

Unite Official Andrew Murray To 'Head' Corbyn Election Campaign

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 15.05.2017 | UK Politics

A senior aide to Len McCluskey has been installed at Labour HQ to oversee Jeremy Corbyn’s final push in the general election campaign. Andrew Murray...

Sunday Show Round-Up: Michael Fallon Talking 'B****cks', Labour's Robin Hood Tax And Michael Gove Loves Boris Again

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 14.05.2017 | UK Politics

The Andrew Marr Show Emily Thornberry was up on Marr to discuss Labour’s plans for an “ethical foreign policy.” Those ethics did not extend to c...

Tom Watson Warns Of A 'Margaret Thatcher-Style' Landslide Victory

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 13.05.2017 | UK

Tom Watson has warned that a “Margaret Thatcher-style” landslide victory in the General Election will make it difficult for Theresa May’s govern...

Students Tear Apart Labour's Plan To Axe Tuition Fees In A HuffPost UK-Edelman Focus Group.

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 14.05.2017 | UK Politics

Labour’s flagship pledge to scrap tuition fees is little more than an undeliverable “ploy” to get support at the ballot box, according to studen...

Corbyn Explains Why He Can't Envisage Using Nuclear Weapons

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 12.05.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has signalled he can’t envisage ever using nuclear weapons because to do so would mean the world had already suffered a “cataclysmic...

Corbyn: 'I Am Not A Pacifist.'

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 11.05.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn today will move to try and neutralise Tory accusations that he is weak on defence by saying he is “not a pacifist” and would be prep...

Theresa May 'Just Doesn’t Like People', Says Tim Farron

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 11.05.2017 | UK Politics

Tim Farron missed the exact moment Theresa May sprung her surprise general election - because he was in the air, flying to Cornwall. But the Lib Dem l...

Jeremy Corbyn Tries A New Kind Of Spin As He Broadcasts 360 Election Launch Facebook Video

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 12.05.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn’s press operation is trialing a new kind of spin by broadcasting 360 degree video from major events. The official launch of the party...

Corbyn Warns New GCSEs Will Leave Pupils Feeling 'Devalued'

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 11.05.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has warned that tough new GCSE exams introduced by the Tories will make pupils feel “devalued” and put them off education “for the...

Turns Out Labour Has Already Pledged To Axe Tuition Fees

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK Universities & Education

The Labour party will abolish tuition fees “once and for all” if they are elected, shadow chancellor John McDonnell has announced. Earlier today,...