LABOUR leadership contender Yvette Cooper made a play for left votes yesterday, warning the party will not win the next general election by “swallowing the Tory manifesto.”
In a jibe at Blairite rival Liz Kendall, Ms Cooper told the Andrew Marr Show that some...
Monday 1st Jun 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
New poll shows a public let down by Labour’s timid tax plan and City brown-nosing
Thursday 21st May 2015
posted by Luke James in Britain
YVETTE Cooper tore into Ed Miliband’s legacy yesterday as she set out her stall as the “pro-business” candidate in Labour’s leadership contest.
The shadow home secretary said it had been a “mistake” for Mr Miliband to try to divide the economy into...
Wednesday 20th May 2015
SHOP workers are suffering an epidemic of assaults, threats and abuse, a nationwide survey by their union Usdaw revealed yesterday.
The union surveyed 5,000 staff as part of its Freedom From Fear campaign and showed that on average 241 shop workers a day were assaulted last year. A...
Tuesday 21st Apr 2015
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
Hundreds feared dead in worst ever disaster in Mediterranean
Monday 20th Apr 2015
posted by Morning Star in World
POLICE decisions could be challenged by victims of sexual offences if Labour comes to power in May, the party announced yesterday.
New plans launched by shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper would give people the “Right to Review” when police drop sexual offences cases before...
Monday 13th Apr 2015
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain
“THE clock is being turned back” in the fight for gender equality, Labour’s Yvette Cooper warned yesterday.
Speaking at Unison’s women’s conference in Southport, the shadow home secretary blasted the Con-Dem government for hitting women “four times...
Friday 13th Feb 2015
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
Miners launch fight for Britain’s last three collieries
Monday 2nd Feb 2015
Friday 23rd Jan 2015
posted by Paddy McGuffin in Britain
Feltham and Heston MP Seema Malhotra to take up key new role under shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper
Tuesday 26th Aug 2014
posted by Ben Chacko in Britain