Owen Jones says Prepare for the Fury of the Staus Quo | Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour leadership | Owen Jones talks…

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…

Greens blame Tory majority on Labour’s willingness to “accept the narrative of its opponents” | New Statesman

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

Don’t give in: an angry population is hard to govern; a depressed population is easy

Hours after the Conservatives were re-elected, the government looked at cutting access to work schemes for the disabled. You'd think they'd at least have the decency to bring some flowers before shafting the vulnerable, but no. Source: Don't give in: an angry population is hard to govern; a depressed population is easy If anyone's still…Read more Don’t give in: an angry population is hard to govern; a depressed population is easy

New Music: Wilsoni Tha’ Funk Masta | SupaJam / News

In 2010, after the results of the general election which bought a coalition government to Britain, Wilsoni Tha' Funk Masta wrote a song called ‘Stand Up and Be Recognised’. Well, it’s five years later and Britain faces another coalition, and millions of people don’t know who to vote for because every single party causes doubt.…Read more New Music: Wilsoni Tha’ Funk Masta | SupaJam / News