Priti Patel: New asylum legislation on its way.

Week in Review: Patel deepens the moral collapse of the Home Office

'Never again' has been replaced by 'own the libs'.

Police use of facial recognition halted by court ruling

Police use of secretive facial recognition software stopped by the courts

Court of appeal ruling finds police forces have been deploying Automated Facial Recognition illegally.

Farage at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Maryland, US. The former MEP acts as a transmission agent for nationalism.

The refugee crisis is fake. The culture war isn't.

From Farage, to Patel, to the media pack - nationalism is transferred into the mainstream.

Ongoing EU-China deal casts a long shadow over Brexit talks

Ongoing EU-China deal casts a long shadow over Brexit talks

Sino-European talks show the stakes in EU-UK negotiations - and the pitfalls that await Britain if it breaks off alone.

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'He dragged Labour back to its roots' - BFAWU pays tribute to Jeremy Corbyn

He dragged Labour back to its roots, increased its membership and found a strong audience with Trade Unions. The BFAWU's Ian Hodson pays tribute to outgoing Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

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Rebecca Long-Bailey should be the next Labour leader

This Labour leadership election ought to be a battle for ideas and how we challenge a political and financial establishment that has had the system rigged in their favour for far too long.


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