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EXCLUSIVE: Edwina Currie speaks to The Backbencher about conservatism, populism and Brexit

EXCLUSIVE: Edwina Currie speaks to The Backbencher about conservatism, populism and Brexit

James Bickerton June 25, 2017 0

Politics is arguably too interesting right now. Recent elections have produced a series of shock results. Brexit, Trump, Corbyn. It’s as though the Grand National has been won by a slightly under the weather

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‘Zionists’ blamed for Grenfell Tower tragedy at London hate march

‘Zionists’ blamed for Grenfell Tower tragedy at London hate march

James Bickerton June 19, 2017 0

A speaker at yesterday’s Al-Quds day rally in London, an annual event attended by those who regard the Israeli state as illegitimate, claimed that ‘Zionists’ were responsible for the disastrous Grenfell Tower fire which

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Thanks to Labour extremism is now mainstream in UK politics

Thanks to Labour extremism is now mainstream in UK politics

James Bickerton June 14, 2017 0

Britain doesn’t do extremism. For decades, even centuries, this has been an important part of our national self-image. Our country, unlike much of Europe, overwhelmingly rejected the totalitarian appeal of both fascism and communism.

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Corbyn aide called for Britain to be made ‘ungovernable’ to resist Conservative policies

Corbyn aide called for Britain to be made ‘ungovernable’ to resist Conservative policies

James Bickerton June 13, 2017 0

Footage has emerged showing Andrew Murray, who led Jeremy Corbyn’s campaign team during the recent General Election, delivering a speech in 2013 in which he suggests the left make Britain ‘ungovernable’ in order to

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REVEALED: Corbyn’s closest adviser defended East European Communism

REVEALED: Corbyn’s closest adviser defended East European Communism

James Bickerton June 12, 2017 0

Footage has been unearthed by The Backbencher which shows Seamus Milne, Corbyn’s communications director and closest adviser, defending significant aspects of East European communist regimes during a 2009 radio interview with George Galloway. Milne

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REVEALED: Key Corbyn aid compared police officers to dumb animals

REVEALED: Key Corbyn aid compared police officers to dumb animals

James Bickerton June 12, 2017 0

Jeremy Corbyn, especially since the recent terror attacks in London and Manchester, has claimed to be a big fan of the police. Such a big fan in fact that Labour pledged to recruit another

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REVEALED: UK Communist parties celebrate Corbyn gains

REVEALED: UK Communist parties celebrate Corbyn gains

James Bickerton June 10, 2017 0

In a sign of how far to the left Labour has moved the party’s gains in Thursday’s General Election, which saw the party advance by 32 seats, have been warmly welcomed by both of

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It’s time to recognise that Jeremy Corbyn could be our next Prime Minister

It’s time to recognise that Jeremy Corbyn could be our next Prime Minister

James Bickerton June 10, 2017 11

Forty-eight hours ago the idea that Jeremy Corbyn could be our next Prime Minister seemed vaguely preposterous. The main question wasn’t whether he would lose the General Election, but by how much. Would Labour

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REVEALED: Top Neo-Nazi site endorses Jeremy Corbyn

REVEALED: Top Neo-Nazi site endorses Jeremy Corbyn

James Bickerton June 8, 2017 0

Leading Neo-Nazi and white nationalist website The Daily Stormer has urged its readers to vote Labour, primarily due to Corbyn’s stance on anti-Semitism. The site describes Corbyn as ‘Seriously Anti-Jew’, asserting that ‘The Jews

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REVEALED: Jeremy Corbyn backed British ISIS fighters returning to UK

REVEALED: Jeremy Corbyn backed British ISIS fighters returning to UK

James Bickerton June 7, 2017 0

Video has emerged of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, speaking before he became party leader, criticising the Government for its efforts to stop British nationals who fought for ISIS returning to the UK. In the

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