So at this point, after the vote closed at midday today, it's pretty much a given that Corbyn's got it. Which is great! In my opinion it's about time we had a straight-talking community-minded progressive in the house, with people-power, too. But champion of the left-wing youth Owen Jones knows that this is only the beginning,…Read more Owen Jones says Prepare for the Fury of the Staus Quo | Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour leadership | Owen Jones talks…
https://youtu.be/pZvAvNJL-gE Now I will start this post by stating that I'm not a Labour man - they've gone too far-Right in a shallow attempt to woo the electorate in recent years to have my vote (why have a party in power without a mandate for change?). But if Corbyn gets it, I might consider it!…Read more Jeremy Corbyn: Socialism DOES Work | Oxford Union
UPDATE: Underneath the speech video is a link to the BBC Scotland news report, or rather the lack or reporting on the content of the speech. Impartial when they want to be, eh? Just in case you're interested. I've been a bit slim on the political front since the election - not because I've lost…Read more Mhairi Black SNP Maiden Speech in the Commons | Channel 4
Today is apparently the last day that music in the UK will be released on a Monday. Additionally, the people of Greece voted yesterday against further IMF imposed austerity by a margin of 61% against. To mark both these occasions - though obviously Greece is a much more pertinent event - I'm announcing the release…Read more The Money Song – Stand Up & Be Recognised! (Pt. 2) – Out NOW! – FREE DOWNLOAD!
I wonder how many of us who are actively engaged in politics are kicking ourselves that we simply did not understand how he was controlling the campaign. Source: Greens blame Tory majority on Labour's willingness to "accept the narrative of its opponents" A follow-up on yesterday's post, again from the New Statesman, from a Green MP. I…Read more Greens blame Tory majority on Labour’s willingness to “accept the narrative of its opponents” | New Statesman