TRUElabour

There is only one centre left Party in Britain and that is TRUElabour.

Jeremy Corbyn may describe himself as a socialist and John MacDonnell, a Marxist but the policies they advocate are Social Democrat Keynesian economics. The grading between the right and left was distorted by an entirely outdated policy of unchecked reliance on free market economics. It was a doctrine rejected even by Tories in the 1930s…

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Antisemitism in the Labour movement: never was, never will be

The progressive employer, Arnold Weinstock, was subject to an antisemitic attack…

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Mistress of meaningless words

I am tired of hearing political declarations suffixed with meaningless phrases like “for the good of the nation” or “for the sake of future generations”.

The only way to test the validity of any political statement is to ask whether it is appropriate to conclude with these words: “for the many not the few”.

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Time to Face Reality

If it were possible to achieve Brexit without ruining our economy, we would have achieved it months ago.

The complacent David Davis, who until 20th July served as Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, promised that leaving the EU would be easy. He was right. So is throwing yourself off a cliff — so long as you have no regard for your own wellbeing.

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May’s dangerous fantasy

Theresa May thinks she’s a worldwide cop with Syria on her beat.

Britain is not part of an international law enforcement team, since no such team exists.

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Tony Blair, first leader of New Labour: a British political party founded 1996 and wound up 2015

New Labour has had no lasting impact on the way our country is run. Neil Kinnock, when told that Tony Blair had flown halfway round the world to beg The Sun’s owner Rupert Murdoch to support New Labour, predicted its failure.

“It won’t matter if we win, as the bankers and stockbrokers have got us already by the f******g balls. And that is before you take your thirty pieces of silver.” (Alistair Campbell, The Blair Years)

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Trump has wrecked the two-state solution to offer the Israelis an even better deal

Donald Trump’s acknowledgement of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel ends any prospect of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestine dispute.

Although not his intention, his action opens the door to a much better idea – one which offers peace for the Israeli people and freedom for the Palestinian, says Dr Bill Williamson, the author of Place is the Passion – Reframing the Israel/Palestine Conflict.

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