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Paul Knaggs

Labour Heartlands

Editor Labour Heartlands, Labour Party member and activist.

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Clive Lewis Pulls Out Of Labour Leadership Contest

Sir Keir Starmer, Rebecca Long-Bailey, Lisa Nandy, Jess Phillips or Emily Thornberry are still in the race. Clive Lewis has pulled out of the Labour...

Iran: Mass protests call for leaders to resign

Crowds in Tehran call on leadership to resign after Tehran admits it mistakenly downed airliner with 176 people aboard. In a second day of protests...

The State vs Democracy Catalonia : European Parliament strips jailed Catalan leader of his seat

Jailed Catalan separatist leader Oriol Junqueras is to be stripped of his seat in the European Parliament, the assembly's president said Friday. Oriol Junqueras is...

French Strikes: Macron calls a ‘Temporary Halt’ to his pension reforms but the people will not stand down.

‘La mobilisation’ the French strike against pension reforms continue after Macron makes a temporary climb down. With clouds of tear gas and smashed store windows...

Amazon threatens to fire employees who speak out on climate change

The company warned two employees that they could be terminated if they continue to speak out publicly about the business. An Amazon spokesperson said employees...

Chris Williamson makes the case for a real grassroots movement

Chris Williamson examines the Labour Party and why we lost the general election while making a compelling case for why the LeFT needs a...

UNISON: A Democratic deficit and failure to consult members in ‘Labour Leadership’ endorsement of Sir Keir Starmer

Growing anger amongst UNISON members at the lack of consultation and not been allowed their say. The union failed to consult members arrange hustings or...

Northern Ireland: Government to restart and restore powersharing at Stormont

Sinn Fein to re-enter power sharing in Northern Ireland Sinn Fein president Mary Lou McDonald has announced that the party has agreed to back a...

Labour leadership: Gardiner won’t make bid as four Labour MPs secure enough backers to formally run

The Labour leadership race has widened after three more MPs joined Sir Keir Starmer by making it through the first round. Rebecca Long Bailey, Jess...

Brexit legislation passes Commons hurdles After Year of Gridlock

Boris Johnson’s Brexit legislation cleared its final hurdle in the House of Commons, putting an end to the parliamentary gridlock that cost his predecessor...