Politics

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February 26, 2019

Ignored by big media: Conservative Party leaders' Islamophobia

There have been long-running headlines in big media about Labour's antisemitism problem. But mainstream journalists have ignored rampant islamophobia at the heart of Britain's ruling...

Government slammed for ignoring UK mental health crisis

Liberal Democrat party leader Nick Clegg has accused British Labour Prime Minister Gordon Brown of   "complacency" in dealing with what he has described as the "mental health crisis" in the National Health Service. Speaking during ...

Is multi-millionaire 'prince of darkness' pulling Mayor's strings?

London Mayor Boris Johnson is facing a fresh controversy hard on the heels of the sacking of his key political advisor prompted by yet another exclusive on The-Latest. Yesterday Conservative leader David Cameron backed Johnson's firing of the deputy ch ...

Two reasons why firing James McGrath was right

Sunny Hundal Boris Johnson sacked a senior advisor who said in an interview, responding to the suggestion by writer Darcus Howe that Boris Johnson's election may trigger an exodus of older African-Caribbean migrants back to the West Indies, he s ...

'I'm an immigrant too' - Mayor's aide hits back

Dear Editor,I have just seen your website published today following our meeting back in May. I wish to clarify one point - as an immigrant myself I would wish to assure you that I would not want anyone to feel because of their background that they felt th ...

Personal letter from Barack about Hillary to The-Latest

Dear Friend on The-Latest,I very much welcome Hillary Clinton's support for our campaign. Senator Clinton made history over the past 16 months - not just because she has broken barriers, but because she has inspired millions of Americans with her stren ...

UK climbdown on detention of terror suspects, a 'con'

Chris GaynorBritain's leading civil rights watchdog has slammed as 'cons, not concessions' the trumpeted climbdown by prime minster Gordon Brown on proposed controversial changes to anti-terror laws. The UK government want to extend the 28 day ...

Barack Obama is master of new Facebook politics

Andrew Sullivan Last Tuesday night, as the results from Kentucky and Oregon gave both the Clinton and the Obama campaign something to feel good about, another statistic blipped up on the television. In April the Obama team had raised a further $31m (&n ...

It's nothing to laugh about, Comrade Ken

Dear Ken,As a former friend, I am writing to say farewell comrade. You put up a spirited fight to win a third term as Mayor of London, but I could tell you were tired and your heart wasn't really in it this time. Ironically, you faced a political oppon ...

Ambassador says Western media has 'demonised' China

Fu Ying, China's ambassador to LondonIn the morning of April 6, looking at the snowflakes falling outside the window, I could not but wonder what the torch relay would be like. About eight hours later, when the torch finally struggled through the route ...

White working class 'don't have a voice'

Most white working class Britons feel nobody speaks for people like them, according to a BBC survey whose results are being shown in a programme tonight. For instance, few of them are MPs and other national leaders.Some 58 per cent said they felt unrepres ...

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