Luke the Lobbyist Takes A Fall
Could it have been the Curse of Veolia? ELECTION results came out today for the Labour Party's National Executive Committee.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Free Palestine protest in and outside of Sainsbury's Martineau Place Birmingham city centre
Shabana Mahmood was part of a protest in support of the people of Gaza on August 2 which forced a Sainsbury store to close temporarily Shabana Mahmood, the MP for Birmingham Ladywood, was part of a protest in support of the people of Gaza on August 2 which forced a Sainsbury store in central Birmingham to close temporarily.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Police question Galloway over speech
George Galloway has been interviewed under caution by police over a speech in which he said Bradford had been "declared an Israel-free zone", the BBC understands.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Ed Miliband silent on Labour front bencher who encouraged store thuggery
Shabana Mahmood is a Labour Shadow Front Bencher. She's Shadow Labour Treasury Exchequer Secretary with responsibility for tax and growth policy.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Lisa Owen Interviews Whale Oil Blogger Cameron Slater
Blogger Cameron Slater reveals death threats since Dirty Politics has been published: "I've got a torrent of death threats as a result of Mr Hager's book" "Nicky Hager is responsible too for the death threats that I'm receiving, and I'm sure he won't be standing up and taking any responsibility for that" Refuses to confirm or deny he was working ... (more)
Arutz Sheva Israel News
Global Agenda, 9:39 PMPetition Seeks to Ban Joan Rivers in Britain Over Gaza
Thousands of people have signed a petition to halt American television host Joan Rivers' upcoming tour in Britain after her remarks about the crisis in Gaza , Al Arabiya reports.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
NZ Super Fund stays with Israeli chemical company
Israeli soldiers fire a shell towards Gaza. The NZ Super Fund says it will retain its investment in an Israeli company that makes white phosphorus - sometimes used in artillery shells.
Fury after Tory jokes about Israel and says Labour voters live off lard and cigarettes
A Tory councillor has come under fire after making comments about having shares in the Israeli arms trade and accusing Labour voters of living on a diet of lard and fags.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Political groups divided by call to fly Israeli flag outside Bradford City Hall
Last month, the Council raised the Palestinian flag in Centenary Square, to mark the toll of the conflict on civilians in Gaza, following requests from the community.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Labour soar past Tories to take seven-point lead in latest ICM poll
Ed Miliband has overturned a narrow Tory advantage to take a commanding seven point lead after a bruising week for David Cameron in the wake of the resignation of Baroness Warsi over the Gaza crisis, according to a new Guardian / ICM poll.
Students get to the heart of issues that really matter
Critics say young people aren't interested in the world around them. But a group of teenagers in South Yorkshire has been proving them wrong at an unusual type of summer school - in politics.
Dunne Attacks Racist Overtones
UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne says the "nasty racist overtone" creeping into the election campaign reflects a rising international racist tide.
General Debate 12 August 2014
Some lessons in straight and crooked thinking. If it's wrong it's illegal, and if it's not illegal it's okay.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
UK's Cameron will lose election on ethnic minority vote: Muslim ex-minister
Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservatives will lose next year's election because they have neglected ethnic minority voters, Britain's first Muslim cabinet minister, who last week resigned over the government's Gaza policy, warned on Sunday.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
David Cameron and Barack Obama condemned Hamas for launching rockets from civilian areas
The Prime Minister and US President condemned Hamas for launching rockets from civilian areas, and stopped short of directly criticising Israel's response.
Galloway accused of damaging Bradford with Israel-free' zone call
COMMENTS by Bradford MP George Galloway that the city should be an "Israel free zone" have damaged Bradford's reputation, according to politicians from all the main parties.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Labour, trade unions demand electoral reforms : August 09, 2014,
KARACHI: Leaders of trade unions, labour supporting organisations, human rights organisations and pro-democracy activists on Friday criticised alleged attempts to subvert the current democratic system and demanded making true reforms in the electoral systems by providing representations to workers, peasants and middle class people.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Indian Muslim Statements
Will Britain's powerful Zionist lobby forgive Sayeeda Warsi?
London: The first ever female Muslim Minister in the history of Britain, Sayeeda Warsi , has displayed extraordinary courage by resigning as a Foreign Office Minister over David Cameron Government's "morally indefensible" stand on Israeli barbarism in Gaza.
Beyond the water's edge: posturing politicians break old bonds
When the Republican chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Arthur Vandenberg, offered his backing in 1948 for Democrat Harry Truman's establishment of NATO, he declared that "politics stops at the water's edge".
Is this the tipping point?
On Sunday, Ed Miliband decided to cast Israel to the wind and use its citizens' security as a domestic political pawn.