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by Berk Bektas We all remember the morning after Britain’s E.U referendum – shock and horror, or delight and joy, depending which way you voted. Brexit certainly shook up British politics, but it also had a major impact in Europe and the World. It showed the crumbling trust in the British political establishment by a growing… Continue reading Frexit after Brexit?
As Labour Party moderates eat humble pie and admit they were wrong about Corbyn, one thing is certain: New Labour is dead. We all remember the constant struggle Corbyn faced from his own party – constant criticism, resignations and disassociation from his own MP’s, leaking party secrets to the press and Conservative Party HQ (CCHQ)… Continue reading Corbyn has killed New Labour
After a disastrous election, Theresa May looks royally screwed – as Labour shoot up 6 points ahead of the Conservatives. A Survation poll on June 10th found that the Labour Party have shot up to 45 points, while the Tories collapsed to 39 points – Labour command a 6 point lead. This comes as the… Continue reading Labour ahead of Tories in polls as they shoot up to 45 points
Former Chancellor of the Exchequer and current Editor of the London’s Evening Standard newspaper brutally attacked former colleague Prime Minister Theresa May by stating that after the election results, she is a “dead woman walking” on the Andrew Marr show this morning. He further stated that: “It is just how long she is going to… Continue reading George Osbourne calls Theresa May ‘dead woman walking’ on Andrew Marr
It has been revealed that the Conservative Party spent a lot of money on Facebook ads attacking Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour Party, according to a recent Metro article. Sir Lynton Crosby, who was knighted following the successful 2015 election, was responsible for the campaign. However, it seems Labour and Corbyn’s positive campaigning was more… Continue reading Tories spent £1.2 Million on anti-Corbyn ads – and failed
A poll amongst Conservative Party members has revealed that two thirds of them want Theresa May to resign. The poll, conducted by Conservative Home, found out out of 1,503 Party members, 894 of them want Theresa May to be replaced. 551 said they wanted her to stay on, while 58 weren’t sure. There is clear… Continue reading 2/3 of Tory members want May to resign