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The British Labour party has refused to re-admit his predecessor Jeremy Corbyn to its parliamentary ranks.

Comment: The Tories' refusal to feed children in poverty is yet another example of their belligerent and cruel Covid-19 strategy, which serves only to protect the wealthy, writes Malia Bouattia.

Jeremy <em>Corbyn</em> suspended from Labour Party following anti-semitism probe

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Jeremy Corbyn suspended from Labour Party following anti-semitism probe

The veteran leftwinger has said he will challenge the 'political intervention' against him.

UK's Labour broke law under left-wing leader: anti-Semitism report

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UK's Labour broke law under left-wing leader: anti-Semitism report

The long-awaited report by the Equality and Human Rights Commission has found damning instances where Corbyn's former leadership team ...

Mark Ruffalo 'The Hulk' defends the Palestinians

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Mark Ruffalo 'The Hulk' defends the Palestinians

The Avengers star slammed Israel's 'asymmetric warfare' against the Palestinians.

Aleesha Khaliq

How Labour under Starmer lost BAME voters like me

Comment: Labour's repeated dismissal of issues which affect minorities shows that their 'progressive patriotism' approach isn't aimed at us, writes Aleesha Khaliq.

Aniqah Choudhri

A shameful free pass for war crimes in Iraq

Comment: The 'Overseas Operations Bill' denies justice to victims of torture perpetrated by British armed forces, and contravenes international ...

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Calls for UK to halt deportation of Sudanese child

More than 300 lawyers, MPs and other prominent figures have signed a petition to see Jasmine, 11, stay in the UK.

Sana Uqba

British MPs 'outraged' over arms sales to Saudi Arabia

This week we focus on a 'disappointing' decision by the UK to resume Saudi arms sales, warnings over famine in Yemen and more.

Long-Bailey slipped up, but exporting Israeli violence is unacceptable

Malia Bouattia

Long-Bailey slipped up, but exporting Israeli violence is unacceptable

Comment: Sacking Long-Bailey for making a factual mistake about an otherwise verified practice is a low-down attempt to punish Labour's left, ...

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Labour leftwingers urge strong Israel stance following Long-Bailey's sacking

Corbyn was among leftwingers expressing concern over the abrupt dismissal of Long-Bailey for retweeting an article containing an ...

UK Labour leader sacks rival over 'anti-semitic' article retweet

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UK Labour leader sacks rival over 'anti-semitic' article retweet

Rebecca Long-Bailey has been sacked from the Labour shadow cabinet in move that risks reigniting bitter splits in the main opposition party.

We need real solidarity, not Keir Starmer's empty gestures

Malia Bouattia

We need real solidarity, not Keir Starmer's empty gestures

Comment: Given Labour leader Keir Starmer's track record of complicity with repressive policing and state racism, taking a knee is an empty ...

End complicity between UK universities and Israeli apartheid

Malia Bouattia

End complicity between UK universities and Israeli apartheid

Comment: An exciting new initiative leads the way on pressuring academic institutions into divesting from companies that are complicit in the ...

Keir Starmer changes Labour position on Kashmir conflict

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Keir Starmer changes Labour position on Kashmir conflict

Labour leader hopeful Keir Starmer has changed Labour's position on the Kashmir conflict, calling it a matter between India and Pakistan.

Malia Bouattia

Coronavirus makes the case for Corbyn's Labour

Comment: In light of the coronavirus pandemic, former Labour leader Corbyn's plans no longer look quite so 'radical', writes Malia Bouattia.

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Anti-Corbyn staff 'sabotaged' Labour's anti-semitism inquiry, report claims

A leaked internal party report has claimed that 'hyper-factional' staffers opposed to Jeremy Corbyn sabotaged anti-semitism ...

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UK PM Boris Johnson tests positive for coronavirus

Johnson is the highest-profile political leader to have contracted the virus, which has infected more than 500,000 people around the world.

Malia Bouattia

On Palestine, Labour leadership contenders are failing, once again

Comment: When it comes to international solidarity and Palestine, we're seeing a return to the pre-Corbyn status quo, writes Malia ...

Prominent Labour Party anti-racism campaigner suspended over Islamophobia allegations

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Prominent Labour Party anti-racism campaigner suspended over Islamophobia allegations

In the aftermath of a child sexual abuse scandal in involving male grooming gangs, Labour Party campaigner, Trevor Phillips claimed that what ...

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Rebecca Long-Bailey says international law should help Palestine

Rebecca Long-Bailey joined the two remaining Labour candidate leaders in a Channel 4 debate.

Labour MPs, including Jeremy <em>Corbyn</em>, condemn Trump's 'peace plan'

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Labour MPs, including Jeremy Corbyn, condemn Trump's 'peace plan'

Labour leader hopefuls joined a chorus of voices condemning Donald Trump's latest attempt at geopolitics after he revealed his 'peace plan'.

<em>Corbyn</em> 'plans Iraq visit to cement anti-imperialist legacy': report

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Corbyn 'plans Iraq visit to cement anti-imperialist legacy': report

UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is allegedly planning to visit Iraq in a bid to cement his anti-imperialist legacy before stepping down ...

UK urges restraint as US-Iran tensions escalate

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UK urges restraint as US-Iran tensions escalate

UK's defence secretary Ben Wallace has urged restraint as tensions rise between the United States and Iran.

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