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Watch: Ken Livingstone calls Maria Eagle ‘silly’ in disastrous Newsnight interview

Yesterday Ken Livingstone found himself at the centre of a media storm after he suggested that Kevan Jones — a Labour MP… The post Watch: Ken Livingstone calls Maria Eagle ‘silly’ in disastrous Newsnight interview appeared first on Spectator Blogs.

Here's how the former Mayor of London plunged Labour into chaos

It hasn't taken former London mayor Ken Livingstone long to plunge the Labour nto chaos after being made a co-chair of the party's defence review on Wednesday. First, Kevan Jones, the Labour MP for North Durham, told the Politics Home blog that Livingstone knows nothing about defence. Show More Summary

Ken Livingstone tells Labour MP to ‘get over’ mental health jibe

A mere hour or so into his new role as the co-chair of Labour’s Trident review and Ken Livingstone is… The post Ken Livingstone tells Labour MP to ‘get over’ mental health jibe appeared first on Spectator Blogs.

Ken Livingstone’s mental health slur is more of a problem than his views on Trident

Maria Eagle’s aides have denied reports that she is considering quitting her role as Shadow Defence Secretary over the appointment… The post Ken Livingstone’s mental health slur is more of a problem than his views on Trident appeared first on Spectator Blogs.

“Whatever You Do, However Many You Kill, You Will Fail”

5 months agoEngland / London : Londonist

Ken Livingstone's 7/7 speech, still as powerful today as it was then.

Former London Mayor: Jews Vote Conservative Because They're Rich

Former London Mayor Ken Livingstone has again become embroiled in an anti-Semitic row after claiming that Jews vote Tory because they are rich. Livingstone has previously come under fire for anti-Semitism following a statement made to a Jewish journalist in 2005. Show More Summary

Livingstone’s Memoirs for Sale in £1 Shop

Ken Livingstone’s memoirs, which once retailed for £25, are being sold at a major discount retailer for just £1. The hardback book is a whopping 710 pages long, but despite its length and price, trade was not brisk at the branch visited by Breitbart London. Show More Summary

Pants to Boris

I didn't have a vote in London's Mayoral election, but if I did I would definitely have voted for Boris Johnson over Ken Livingstone. Boris Johnson doesn't have a vote in next year's referendum on Scottish independence, but if he did...Show More Summary

Boom and Bust

For some strange reason the Telegraph is the only newspaper which seems to have reported the views of former London Mayor, Ken Livingstone, who recently accused the last Labour Government of borrowing recklessly - instead of facing up to difficult decisions on tax and spending. Show More Summary

Ken Livingstone slams Labour’s ‘moral cowardice’

Ken Livingstone has risen once again from his political grave to make some comments about Labour’s ‘moral cowardice’ for borrowing through the boom rather than take difficult decisions with the… Continue reading The post Ken Livingstone slams Labour’s ‘moral cowardice’ appeared first on Spectator Blogs.

My London: Artist AK47

'Ken Livingston really loves this city, and people tend to forget it was him who secured the Olympics and not the buffoon that is Boris Johnson' This post is from The London Word and should not be republished elsewhere without prior permission. Please check out our site for more great stories and features. My London: Artist AK47


Lee Jasper is now a Respect Party activist, but he used to be an adviser to Ken Livingstone - the former London Mayor. If I remember correctly, Lee left the Mayor's office under something of a cloud and I have heard much about him recently...Show More Summary

Ed Miliband rings Ken Livingstone to reassure him, then texts to disown Guardian story. Is he Labour leader or a junior press officer?

I’ve just finished doing Ken Livingstone and David Mellor’s LBC show about the ongoing crisis in Falkirk, and Ken just came out with this jaw-dropping story. Last night the Guardian posted online a story with the headline (now changed) “Ed Miliband to explore historic break with trade unions”. If you read the article, it doesn’t [...]

How have we become so diffident about our national culture?

Peter Hitchens will be speaking at the next Spectator Event on 9 July, debating the motion ‘Too much immigration, too little integration?’ along with Ken Livingstone, David Goodhart, Trevor Phillips… Continue reading The post How have we become so diffident about our national culture? appeared first on Spectator Blogs.

Extra, Extra

3 years agoEngland / London : Londonist

Response to Woolwich from David Cameron, Boris Johnson, Sadiq Khan and Ken Livingstone. Early fuel economy and emissions figures for the New Bus for London. Strike at Wembley school over academy plans. What kind of property can you buy...Show More Summary

Ken Livingstone’s favourite Islamist spreads Jew-hatred in Gaza

“Our whole ambition is to die on the path to Allah… I am sure we will conquer” said Ken Livingstone’s favourite Muslim cleric, Sheikh Yusuf Qaradawi, as he touched down in Gaza on Wednesday for a three day solidarity visit. Before he left on Friday he told a Muslim Brotherhood rally that Israel had no [...]

My Part in the Rise of Ken Livingstone

Tonight I’m down to debate at the Oxford Union on the motion that ‘This House Remembers New Labour Warmly’(or is it fondly?). I shall be speaking against. My main ally, enjoyably enough, is my old comrade Ken Livingstone. This...

Outrageous!… Former London Mayor Ken Lingstone Blames US Policy for Boston Bombings (Video)

Former London Mayor Ken Livingstone blamed US policy for the Boston Marathon bombings on Iranian television channel Press TV. MEMRI reported: MEMRI has the transcript: Voice of Muhammad, a caller from the UK: How [come the Boston bombers] enjoyed all … Continue reading ?

Former London Mayor On Iranian TV: Bush Admin’s Policies Responsible For The Boston Attacks

3 years agoNews : Mediaite

Speaking on his Iranian television program, former London Mayor Ken Livingston placed the blame for the radicalization of the two brothers who carried out the attack on the Boston Marathon on April 15 squarely on the shoulders of former President George W. Show More Summary

Ed Miliband faces calls to remove Ken Livingstone from Labour NEC after ‘disgusting’ remarks

Ken Livingstone’s remarks about the motives of the Boston bombing suspects have been widely condemned for suggesting that American foreign policy ‘fuels the anger’ that drove such young men into acts of terrorism. Tory chairman… Continue reading...Show More Summary

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