|Headquarters||Brewer's Green, London|
Leader of the Labour Party|
Incumbent: Jeremy Corbyn
Since 12 September 2015
|A UK political party which appears to have a leader independent of the establishment|
The Labour Party is the fastest growing political party in the United Kingdom with a membership exceeding 515,000 and a leader, Jeremy Corbyn, who appears to be more or less independent of the UK deep state.
2015 leadership election
Ed Miliband's resignation after the 2015 General Election defeat prompted Andy Burnham, Yvette Cooper, Jeremy Corbyn and Liz Kendall to stand as candidates to succeed him as Labour party leader. Jeremy Corbyn was elected Leader of the Labour Party in September 2015 with 59.5% of the vote.
2016 leadership election
Jeremy Corbyn was subject to significant opposition from the Parliamentary Labour Party (for example, Hilary Benn, his Shadow Foreign Secretary expressed no confidence in him, and over 20 members of the shadow cabinet resigned) which prompted a leadership challenge from Owen Smith. However, Corbyn increased his margin of victory and was re-elected on 24 September 2016 with 61.8% of the vote.
- "Devolution, UKIP and immigration: What happened when the Labour leadership hustings came to Cardiff"
- "Shadow cabinet resignations: who has gone and who is staying"
|A Plague for the Proletariat||article||15 June 2014||Tobias Langdon||Scathingly accurate insights into what the UK Labour Party has become|
|Dear Tom, about this Trotsky thing…..||article||11 August 2016||Jeff Goulding||Tom Watson, Corbyn’s deputy, has launched an astonishing and utterly ridiculous attack on his leader’s supporters. In it he claimed that “Trotskyists are twisting the arms of young Labour members”.|
|Did Corbyn leak the Labour GE2017 manifesto||Article||11 May 2017||SKWAWKBOX||Did Jeremy Corbyn or another member of Labour's senior leadership team leak the draft manifesto as a political masterstroke?|
|How CIA Money Took the Teeth Out of Socialism||book extract||May 1988||Richard Fletcher|
|Jewish Money And The Labour Party||article||11 April 2016||Gilad Atzmon||The Labour party is evidently dependent on the shekel pipeline. The numbers reveal why Labour has been hijacked by Jewish interests. Whether or not we like it, our leading opposition party is a hostage begging for the mercy of few wealthy Jews.|
|Labour: The Way Ahead||article||31 July 2016||Paul Mason||If Jeremy Corbyn wins on 24 September 2016, we should say to his opponents inside the Parliamentary Labour Party: end the passive resistance. We have something that neither Brown nor Miliband ever had, and which Blairism lost ten years ago. A story that makes sense, a strategy that can win, an unprecedented mass membership; and a leader who, in the face of intense pressure, gets stronger.|
|Manufacturing consent on ‘antisemitism’||article||20 October 2016||Tony Greenstein||Jeremy Corbyn's Labour party is the target throughout this ill-conceived, politically tendentious and risible Home Affairs Select Committee report entitled "Antisemitism in the UK". The presumption of innocence has been abandoned by lawyer Chuka Umunna and his Tory friends.|
|My Millbank||article||18 April 1996||Seumas Milne||Jeremy Corbyn's Strategy & Communications Director, Seumus Milne, gives a 20-year-old perspective to the current Labour Party leadership crisis|
|Shooting to kill Corbyn - the coup is on||Article||18 November 2015||Oliver Tickell||Published over six months before the attempted Corbyn coup actually started - prescient or what?|
|The Labour Party turns on the Israel Lobby||article||19 August 2015||Francis Carr Begbie||A useful analysis of the paranoia of the Jewish-dominated British Establishment and its media at the prospect of the Labour Party being led by someone who is not 'de-rigeur' subservient to the Israel Lobby|
|The Origins of Labour’s Civil War||Essay||21 July 2016||W. Stephen Gilbert||"The greatest difficulty that the anti-Corbyn MPs, the media and the Tories all share is a fact that they simply cannot stomach: Jeremy Corbyn is the most popular politician in Britain."|
|Unfit for Labour||Interview||11 April 2016||Gilad Atzmon||Gilad Atzmon interviews Palestinian activist about Anti-semitism and her expulsion from the UK Labour Party.|