Owen Jones

The Left and EU Exit: Some Common Threads

Christopher Bacon | Posted 06.01.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Christopher Bacon

The debate about the upcoming EU referendum has mostly been framed as a debate about migration, national sovereignty, and security. Eurosceptic Conservatives have argued against the loss of power parliament has suffered, whilst UKIP has argued that British borders are porous for as long as the UK remains in the EU...

WARNING: This Will Change How You Look At Jeremy Corbyn And Owen Jones Forever

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 17.12.2015 | UK Comedy

Are you ready for your entire view of left-wing British politics to be changed forever? Thanks to some eagle-eyed Twitter users, the world has now ...

Speaking Literally

Jess Phillips | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK Politics
Jess Phillips

Just so we can get the record straight, and by that I don't mean literally getting a record and unbending it. So let's start again. I want to be clear and transparent, by which I of course do not mean that I wish literally for people to be able to see through me. Let's try again. I want to spell out, I (space ) D I D (space) N O T (space) T H R E A T E N (space) T O (space) K I L L (space) J E R E M Y (space) C O R B Y N (stop).

Jess Phillips Tells Owen Jones She Would 'Knife Jeremy Corbyn In The Front'

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 17.12.2015 | UK

Labour backbencher Jess Phillips has opened up about her frustrations with Jeremy Corbyn during a candid interview with Guardian columnist Owen Jones....

Owen Jones Tells Tories To Look At Their Own Record When It Comes To 'Trolls'

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 09.12.2015 | UK

Political commentator Owen Jones has hit out at those who politicise online abuse amidst claims that "left-wing" trolls are representative of the enti...

Perhaps Tristram Hunt Should Step Back from The Labour Party

Graham Bendel | Posted 09.12.2015 | UK Politics
Graham Bendel

While Momentum assure the mainstream media that they are not advocates of deselection and are "inclusive" and all things nice, I can't help but be a little disappointed...

Donald Trump Decried By Owen Jones As 'Recruiting Sergeant For Terrorism'

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 08.12.2015 | UK

Owen Jones has received huge support from his online following for his latest attack on controversial US Presidential-hopeful Donald Trump. Jones,...

Tory MP Tells Owen Jones Jeremy Corbyn Is 'Brave' But Will Never Be PM

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 02.12.2015 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn is "admirable" for sticking to his pacifist beliefs, but by doing so he shows that he is "unfit to be Prime Minister", a Tory MP said as...

The One Thing About Syria Owen Jones And David Cameron Agree On

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 08.12.2015 | UK

Owen Jones and broadcaster Julia Hartley-Brewer have battled during a debate on whether Britain should intervene in Syria, on a lively episode of ITV'...

Tory MP Slips Up During Call For British Army To Fight Isis Live On TV

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 27.11.2015 | UK

A lively debate on British intervention in Syria during an episode of ITV's This Morning saw Conservative MP Bob Stewart make a passionate slip of the...

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...