Tag: Jeremy Corbyn

Trump vs. The Gang of Four Cannot be Compared to Anything in UK Politics

Donald Trump has continued his criticism of unnamed US Democratic Congresswomen assumed by everyone (including the Congresswomen themselves) to be Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib and Ayanna Pressley. The war of words whilst certainly emphatic is not one sided. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib and Ayanna Pressley, who […]

Jeremy Corbyn is Criticised For His Principles But it is His Selling Out of His Principles That Will Cost Him Power

Jeremy Corbyn is frequently criticised for his principled and allegedly controversial positions on foreign affairs. As such, he has been accused of being everything from a communist agent of espionage, to an Islamist terrorist sympathiser, to an IRA sympathiser, to a hater of Jews. This is all rather heavy fare […]

Jeremy Corbyn Should Apologise For Insulting Decent People Who Disagree With His Broken Party

It was something of a foregone conclusion that last week’s European elections in the UK were going to result in a dismal result for the ruling (just) Conservative party as well as the utterly divided Labour opposition. But while the Tories mercifully refrained from actively campaigning in elections they knew […]

Irony in The UK: The Same Jeremy Corbyn Accused of Having IRA Sympathies is Now Britain’s Leading Unionist

The way things were¬† Throughout much of the later half of the 20th century, backbench British Labour Party Member of Parliament Jeremy Corbyn worked tirelessly to end the so-called “troubles” which gripped Northern Ireland between the late 1960s and late 1990s. As part of this campaign, Corbyn met with Irish […]

Lessons For The Philippines: Britain’s Unpopular Prime Minister Insults The Parliamentary Tradition to Escape Failure

While Britain faces the prospect of a Brexit plan that remains deeply unpopular among both pro-EU and anti-EU British voters, one saving grace remains the fact that Britain’s unpopular Prime Minister Theresa May has to face the scrutiny of the Parliamentary House of Commons on a regular basis. Here, she […]

Jeremy Corbyn or When European Atheists Are Treated With The Contempt Previously Reserved For Asian Muslims

While much of Europe is pivoting or has already resoundingly pivoted to the right, in Britain the “scandalous” pivot that the old political elite fear most is a pivot to the left. Right wing and often populist governments in Hungary, Poland, Italy, Czechia and surging right wing movements in Finland, […]

An “Old Left – Libertarian Right” Free Speech Alliance is Emerging in the US and Europe

Donald Trump has recently spoken out on a number of occasions in favour of a Constitutionalist approach to free speech. Trump has been motivated to address the issue of free speech after a number of social media corporations censored both medium sized professional media outlets and individual activist-commentators for expressing […]