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I Watch The Growing Puritanical Attitudes Of Young Muslims With Apprehension

Shazia Awan | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK Politics
Shazia Awan

I've lived all over the UK but South Wales is where my heart is.I was born in Caerphilly and grew up in Cardiff, I love going to the rugby, scoffing Welsh cakes and going out with mates. Cardiff is a vibrant city, we Welsh are some of the funniest, kindest people I have met and I am proud to say I am Welsh and call Cardiff my home.

Note To Labour MPs: Embrace Jeremy Corbyn And Win The Next General Election

Adnan Al-Daini | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK Politics
Adnan Al-Daini

Establishment politicians have failed to deliver for the ordinary voter. The Labour party led by a Blairite of a bygone age will be punished by the electorate and will have no chance in a general election. A Labour Party led by Jeremy Corbyn will have the best chance of beating the Tories if only rebel Labour MPs could see that.

Watch Tristram Hunt Mock Jeremy Corbyn Wth Impromptu Stand Up Routine

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK

All pretences of a united Labour have been dispelled with an unexpected standup routine by Tristram Hunt. Speaking at the Progress rally at the party...

Merchandise At Momentum Event 'Mocks' Injuries Suffered By Disabled Veterans

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK

Merchandise being sold at a Momentum-organised event at the Labour Party conference in Liverpool appears to make light of the injuries suffered by dis...

There's A Mashup Video Of Jeremy Corbyn Singing 'Another One Bites The Dust' And It's Excellent

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 25.09.2016 | UK Comedy

This... There isn’t really any need to say anything more than that - how can you top a video mashup of Jeremy Corbyn singing Queen’s ‘An...

Labour's Lisa Nandy: The Genuinely Frightening Abuse I Got This Summer Reminded Me Of The Far-Right

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK Politics

A Labour MP who quit Jeremy Corbyn’s Shadow Cabinet in June today revealed she felt “genuinely frightened” this summer after being threatened in...

Watch: John McDonnell Refuses to Apologise To Esther McVey For Calling Her A 'Stain On Humanity'

The Huffington Post | Martha Gill | Posted 25.09.2016 | UK Politics

John Mcdonnell has refused to apologise to Esther McVey for having called her a “stain on humanity” and for joking that she should be lynched. On...

'If Corbyn's So Terrible Why Does He Keep Beating You?' Gary Younge Asks Labour MPs

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 25.09.2016 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn is “probably the least charismatic leader of the left” but Labour MPs need to accept the fact that he “keeps beating them,” says...

The Lib Dem Press Office Is Absolutely Loving Jeremy Corbyn's Leadership Victory

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.09.2016 | UK

Earlier this week we drew your attention to the most entertaining thing in British politics - the Lib Dem press office’s Twitter feed. Since then th...

Tory Councillor Causes Outrage Over Comments About Murdered MP Jo Cox's Seat

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.09.2016 | UK

A Tory councillor has prompted disgust for arguing his party should contest the seat left empty by the murder of Jo Cox. Simon Cooke, leader of the Co...

Jeremy Corbyn Fans Brilliantly Turn Anti-Labour Hashtag On Its Head

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.09.2016 | UK

After the announcement Jeremy Corbyn had been reelected leader of the Labour party, many of those hoping for an Owen Smith victory voiced their disple...

Google's Top Labour Conference Search Question Is Bad News For Jeremy Corbyn

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.09.2016 | UK

While Jeremy Corbyn and his supporters are celebrating his reelection as Labour leader, it appears at least some members of the party are taking a ver...

This Awkward BBC News Clip Perfectly Sums Up The Mood Of Owen Smith Supporters

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.09.2016 | UK

Despite the Labour leadership victory widely tipped to be a victory for Jeremy Corbyn almost from the get go, Owen Smith and his followers were still ...

15 Jubilant Owen Smith Fans Celebrating After Jeremy Corbyn's Victory

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.09.2016 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn has been re-elected Labour leader winning 61.8% of the vote, soundly beating rival Owen Smith. Undeterred, those who hoped for a differe...

Labour Must Call For End Of Free Movement To Be Credible Again, Says Remain-Backing MP

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 22.09.2016 | UK Politics

Labour needs to stop “sulking” about the EU referendum result and vow to end freedom of movement, one of the party’s northern heartland MPs has ...

Jeremy Corbyn Vows To 'Wipe The Slate Clean' With Hostile Labour MPs

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 21.09.2016 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has vowed to “wipe the slate clean” with MPs who tried to oust him if he is reelected as Labour leader Saturday. Corbyn, who is expe...

Owen Jones Has Some Advice For Jeremy Corbyn's 'Performance Art' Leadership Campaign

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 21.09.2016 | UK

Owen Jones has laid out a plan for how Jeremy Corbyn can succeed if, as expected, he comes out on top in the Labour leadership contest this weekend. T...

Croissants, Trotsky and Anti-Semitism: Corbyn Supporters Reveal Their Most Common Questions

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 20.09.2016 | UK Politics

Watch a group of our supporters answer the questions they get asked the most → pic.twitter.com/V5c5JUpRI7— Jeremy Corbyn MP (@jeremycorbyn) Septem...

Tom Watson Plans Changes To Labour Leadership Rules

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 20.09.2016 | UK Politics

Tom Watson has said he wants to abolish the registered supporters category of people able to vote in Labour leadership elections. The decision to allo...

Owen Jones Leads Torrent Of Criticism Over #Dispatches Momentum Documentary

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 20.09.2016 | UK

The much-anticipated Channel 4 Dispatches documentary ‘The Battle For The Labour Party’ aired on Monday night, claiming to expose the inner workin...

5 Things We Learned From The #Dispatches Momentum Documentary

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 19.09.2016 | UK

Channel 4’s much anticipated Dispatches documentary, ‘The Battle For The Labour Party’ aired on Monday night, shining a light on the inner worki...

Momentum Video Shows Effect Dispatches Doc Had On Activists (Before It Even Aired)

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 20.09.2016 | UK

Channel 4’s much anticipated Dispatches documentary, ‘The Battle For The Labour Party’ aired on Monday night, shining a light on the inner worki...

Jeremy Corbyn Accosted By Extremely Angry Labour Supporter, Keeps His Cool Like A Pro

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 19.09.2016 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn was confronted by an extremely irate Labour supporter as he arrived at his party’s leadership hustings on Sunday. Within seconds of di...

No One Can Agree If Jeremy Corbyn Or Nick Robinson Was Worse On The Today Programme

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 19.09.2016 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn made an appearance on Monday morning’s Today programme in what can only be described as a rather tense pre-recorded interview with hos...

Rebel Labour MPs Offered Deal To Return To Corbyn's Shadow Cabinet

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 17.09.2016 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn has admitted making mistakes in his first year as Labour leader and offered rebel MPs the chance to rejoin his frontbench if they agree ...