Owen Jones

Listen Up Labour, Owen Jones Has Some Advice For You

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK

From attacks in the British tabloids over his bow at the cenotaph and criticisms for not singing the national anthem, Jeremy Corbyn has been facing an...

This Owen Jones Video Makes An Extremely Important Point About ISIS And Religion

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 19.11.2015 | UK

A Muslim woman living in Paris has opened up about the faith of the Islamic State attackers in an impromptu interview with journalist Owen Jones. ...

Owen Jones Makes Fair Point On Corbyn And Jihadi John, Twitter Can't Cope

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 13.11.2015 | UK

Owen Jones has sparked a firestorm on social media after making a reasonable point about Jeremy Corbyn's statement on the death of British Isis milita...

Owen Jones Can't Just Sit And Watch The 'Disgraceful' Sun Tear Apart Jeremy Corbyn

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 11.11.2015 | UK

Journalist and political commentator Owen Jones has unleashed a fiery attack on the Sun newspaper, just days after it sparked a row by accusing Jeremy...

Forget Corbyn, Owen Jones Says THIS Is The Bow We Should Be Offended By

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 11.11.2015 | UK

Just 24 hours after one national newspaper sparked furore by accusing Jeremy Corbyn of not bowing at the Cenotaph on Remembrance Sunday, the heated de...

Owen Jones Has A Very Simple Solution To Stamp Duty And The Housing Crisis

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 04.11.2015 | UK

Owen Jones has gone head to head with Conservative backbencher Jacob Rees Mogg in a fiery debate over the housing crisis, during Tuesday's episode of ...

With Apologies To 'Back To The Future' Fans...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.10.2015 | UK Comedy

In cinemas now, see youngster Owen Jones thrown back into the '50s when an experiment by his eccentric politician Jeremy Corbyn goes awry. Travell...

My Teenage Admiration for Owen Jones Has Slowly Withered Away

Anna Rhodes | Posted 06.10.2015 | UK Politics
Anna Rhodes

His unwavering support for Corbyn has caused concern for me, as when I now read his pieces in the Guardian opinion section, all I can see is propaganda and a biased view, something I never thought I would see coming from his lips. Where is the critique?

Peter Hitchens Met Owen Jones And David Cameron Was The Big Loser

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 08.09.2015 | UK

Journalist and author Peter Hitchens has laid into David Cameron brutally, claiming the Prime Minister has "no interest in changing anything" and trie...

Owen Jones Argues With Cathy Newman Over 'Angry' Jeremy Corbyn

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 18.08.2015 | UK

Owen Jones has defended Jeremy Corbyn after Channel 4 News presenter Cathy Newman claimed his reaction to being accused of associating with a Holocaus...

Watch Owen Jones Take On Toby Young In Jeremy Corbyn Debate

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 12.08.2015 | UK

Owen Jones and Toby Young have clashed over the Labour leadership contest and whether Jeremy Corbyn is really the best person to lead the party to ele...

Anti-Austerity Was 'Vote Loser' Finds Labour Election Chief

The Huffington Post UK | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 05.08.2015 | UK Politics

Labour's anti-austerity message cost it the general election, the party's MP leading a post-mortem into its defeat has warned. Against a feverish m...

Video Of Owen Jones Set To Eminem Will Make You Love Politics Again

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 05.08.2015 | UK

In an era in which political apathy is commonplace, you could be forgiven for thinking that no-one really cares about what goes on at Westminster. ...

Jeremy Corbyn: "We're All A Bit Marxist"

The Huffington Post UK | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 26.07.2015 | UK Politics

Labour leadership hopeful Jeremy Corbyn has said "we all owe something" to socialist revolutionary Karl Marx as it was claimed militant activists have...

Who Is Jeremy Corbyn?

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn is a 66-year-old Member of Parliament who represents Islington North. He is now currently leading the polls in the race to succeed Ed Mi...

Twitter Is Going Into Meltdown Over This Picture Of Owen Jones and Ukip MP Douglas Carswell

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK

It all started with an innocent video - a 10 minute verbal jousting between 31-year-old columnist Owen Jones and MP Douglas Carswell. The two quizz...

Sorry Owen Jones, But It's Not the Left's Turn to Run the Labour Party

Owen Bennett | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Politics
Owen Bennett

I've done a bit of television before, but nothing which provoked as strong a reaction as my debate with Owen Jones on Sky News yesterday... What really rankled me was the final assumption that as the left had apparently stayed quiet while the Blairites ran the party - you know, during all that time in actual Government - it was now their turn to run the party. Their turn. As if it's a game, as if it's a committee, as if it's not the running of the country we are talking about. This is not about taking turns. This is far more important than that.

Owen Jones And Owen Bennett Just Served Up The 'Media Bitch-Fight Of The Week'

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK

The battle of Owen-Me-Owen-You (Aha) didn't disappoint on Wednesday afternoon as Sky News viewers were treated to what Guido Fawkes quickly called the...

A Wake-Up Call for Pro-Europeans

Alan Grant | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK Politics
Alan Grant

Being, generally speaking, a man of the libertarian right wing the reader might find it odd that I have a somewhat begrudging respect for the Guardian...

Osborne Reveals Living Wage, Owen Jones Responds With #CallThingsTheLivingWageThatArent

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 08.07.2015 | UK

George Osborne has announced plans to implement a "compulsory living wage" for over 25s in his Budget address on Wednesday. Set at the rate of £7...

Rob Lowe Just Owned Owen Jones In One Of The Most Unlikely Twitter Spats Ever

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK

Left-wing polemicist and author Owen Jones has became embroiled in an unlikely Twitter spat with Hollywood behemoth Rob Lowe. Musing on the Greek ...

A Manifesto of Good Reads

Mark Perryman | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Politics
Mark Perryman

Veteran rebel Tariq Ali proves the durability of a countercultural idealism. Tariq's new book Extreme Centre is a splendid denunciation of the battle ...

LSE Occupy Interviews Owen Jones

Jade Jackman | Posted 20.05.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Jade Jackman

The room was packed. Students, workers and staff humbly gathered together to listen to tales of resistance from Ray Goodspeed, founder of Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners, & Owen Jones, author of Chavs and Guardian columnist...

Paloma Faith: Why Russell Brand Is Wrong About Voting

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 20.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Celebrities are more often than not reluctant to get involved in the politics sphere, bar, of course, the vociferous Russell Brand. Singer Paloma F...

Clarkson Debate Is Newsnight's Daftest Segment Yet

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK

Owen Jones and Kirstie Allsop squawked and bleated on the set of "Newsnight" on Wednesday, debating whether suspended Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarks...