BOOKMAKERS could be made to pay a new levy to help fund treatment for millions of gambling addicts, Labour announced yesterday.
Shadow culture secretary Tom Watson and shadow health secretary Jonathan Ashworth will lead a review into gambling addiction in Britain and the NHS’s...
Wednesday 27th Sep 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Watson takes a swing at ex-PM and bumbling Boris
Wednesday 3rd May 2017
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
ORGANISERS of Momentum’s first national conference will undoubtedly see the event as a success.
The left organisation, born out of Jeremy Corbyn’s first leadership campaign, is only just emerging from a bitter internal faction fight.
Activists from some established...
Monday 27th Mar 2017
Now is not the time for Unite members to gamble with the future of trade unionism by putting it into untested
hands, writes HARRY LESLIE SMITH
posted by Morning Star in Features
FORMER London mayor Ken Livingstone demanded yesterday the suspension of “about a dozen” Labour MPs who are “consciously undermining” leader Jeremy Corbyn.
Mr Livingstone named Streatham MP Chuka Umunna and Ilford North MP Wes Streeting as among the worst of...
Thursday 23rd Mar 2017
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
Unite leader McCluskey hits back at ‘backstabbing’ deputy Labour leader
Wednesday 22nd Mar 2017
CAN any Labour Party member imagine Tony Blair’s deputy John Prescott doing the rounds on TV and radio studios to wallow in his own disloyal and dishonest conduct?
Would Harriet Harman as Gordon Brown’s deputy leader have done so even despite nursing a justified grievance...
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
by Lamiat Sabin and Felicity Collier
SHADOW chancellor John McDonnell warned Labour deputy leader Tom Watson yesterday against meddling in the Unite leadership race after the latter claimed there was a “hard left” plot to seize control of Labour.
Tuesday 21st Mar 2017
MAKE no mistake — the artificial row being gleefully whipped up over the relationship between Unite, the Labour Party and Momentum is simply another stage in the campaign to remove Jeremy Corbyn.
Labour’s deputy leader Tom Watson can huff and puff about...
Monday 20th Mar 2017
The PM has been sucking up to some odious characters from the Gulf Co-operation Council, writes SOLOMON HUGHES
Friday 23rd Dec 2016