An ally of Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has named the shadow chancellor John McDonnell as a potential successor. While ruling himself out of the party leader’s job, former Mayor of London Ken Livingstone said:...Show More Summary
Might be a good bet Just had a small bet at 18/1 on Betfair on the shadow chancellor, John. McDonnell, being Corbyn’s successor. This follows speculation this afternoon started by Ken Livingston that McDonnell might be the one to take over when Corbyn goes. What’s odd is that the former London Mayor should be talking […]
Peter Brookes had a great cartoon in The Times the other day which depicted Jeremy Corby, John McDonnell and Ken Livingstone as three old lags celebrating their successful heist of the Labour Party in a London pub. Readers with longShow More Summary
Former London Mayor Ken Livingstone, who is a close ally of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, made an extraordinary claim on Thursday afternoon — he said that he was going to review Labour's policy of backing Britain's membership of NATO. Speaking...Show More Summary
Ken Livingstone, the f ormer Mayor of London and close ally of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, has said it is "quite likely" that Hilary Benn could lose his post as Shadow Foreign Secretary as Corbyn reshuffles his shadow cabinet. BennShow More Summary
He’d be more use to Corbyn there than in the upper house There’s been a lot of talk in recent days about the former LAB Mayor of London, Ken Livingston, being made a peer and perhaps becoming his party’s leader in the Lords. The story I’ve been getting this afternoon is that there’s another plan […]
Left-wing British politician Ken Livingstone said on Thursday that Saudi Arabia, not Russia, poses a serious security threat to the UK.
It’s not a great surprise that Ken Livingstone is a member of Momentum, the Corbynite grassroots organisation that is definitely… The post MPs try to get their heads around ‘rabble’ Momentum appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Ken Livingstone, former mayor of London, has formally denied claims that he was “sodomized by six men in succession at a gay orgy.” Livingstone said the rumor was cooked up by his rivals in Britain’s conservative Tory party while speaking with The BBC today. The conversation centered around Prime Minister David Cameron’s recent decision to... Read more »
Britain's involvement in the war in Syria is gathering momentum with the political rhetoric ramping up on both sides of the House of Commons and in the British press. London's former Mayor of London, Ken Livingstone, joins the debate as he says that extending airstrikes to Syria would lead to more Daesh militants on UK streets
The former Mayor of London Ken Livingstone has launched a devastating attack on former Prime Minister Tony Blair for leading Britain into the invasion of Iraq, precipitating a swath of terror attacks, including the 7/7 bombings in the UK capital.
Ken Livingstone is the latest 'zealot' who seems intent on blowing the Labour Party apart over the best way to tackle the terrorist atrocities inspired by the fascist thugs of the Islamic State. In his latest outburst, Livingstone blames...Show More Summary
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.
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
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.
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.
Ken Livingstone's 7/7 speech, still as powerful today as it was then.
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
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
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