Jeremy Corbyn

Former Leader of the British Labour Party, MP for Islington North

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Jeremy Corbyn: Former Leader of the British Labour Party, MP for Islington North
Jeremy Bernard Corbyn is a British politician who served as Leader of the Labour Party and Leader of the Opposition from 2015 to 2020. Corbyn has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Islington North since 1983. Ideologically, he identifies himself as a democratic socialist.


Protesters march through London calling for end to lockdown 'tyranny' [Video]

Protesters march through London calling for end to lockdown 'tyranny'

Police officers have dispersed large crowds of anti-lockdown protesters atTrafalgar Square following a march through central London. Demonstratorscalled for an end to the “tyranny” of pandemic..

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Starmer on Corbyn: We should all obey the rules [Video]

Starmer on Corbyn: We should all obey the rules

Labour Leader Sir Keir Starmer said we should all “obey” the coronavirus restrictions put in place by the government. His comments come after facing questions regarding his predecessor Jeremy..

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Eustice on Corbyn: Everyone makes mistakes [Video]

Eustice on Corbyn: Everyone makes mistakes

George Eustice has said it’s for the police to decide on who gets fined for breaking Covid-19 restrictions. He added “everyone makes mistakes” as both former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and the..

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Jeremy Corbyn calls for end of health inequality [Video]

Jeremy Corbyn calls for end of health inequality

Former Labour leader and MP for Islington North speaks at a virtual rally forthe Socialist Campaign Group. The former Labour leader called for an end tohealth inequality.

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Labour leader criticises Prime Minister over IRA comment [Video]

Labour leader criticises Prime Minister over IRA comment

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer criticised the Prime Minister over commentsrelating to the party's former leader Jeremy Corbyn and his alleged"condoning" of the IRA.

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Piers Corbyn 'specifically targeted by police' at anti-lockdown protest court heard

Ex-Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's brother is accused of breaking coronavirus regulations.
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Brexit, budgets and ballots: Simon Bates takes a look at the UK's upcoming general election in this week's "London Calling"

Simon Bates weighs the candidates in next week's UK general election. Britain faces a stark choice: Labor candidate Jeremy Corbyn or conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson. All this is happening..
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This is the bogus anti-Semitism report that sank Jeremy Corbyn

this is the bogus anti-semitism report that sank jeremy corbyn
The road to Jeremy Corbyn’s political downfall began at Oxford University Labour Club in February 2016. A rogue inquiry by a Labour staffer with close ties to the Israeli embassy included fabricated..
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Jeremy Corbyn's complaint of 'sabotage' confirms he was unfit for office

Labour's former leader claims the party was less than 2,500 votes in key seats away from forming a government and blames Blairites for his failure
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Jeremy Corbyn accuses hostile party officials of sabotaging Labour's election campaign

Submission to party internal inquiry says there was 'clear evidence of factional activity' against the leadership
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Jeremy Corbyn makes fresh complaint over rejected House of Lords nominees

jeremy corbyn makes fresh complaint over rejected house of lords nominees
Anger is growing on the left after Labour peerages were blocked, as Lord Fowler, a Tory, criticised the chamber’s expansion Jeremy Corbyn has raised renewed concerns over the decision to reject his..
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Jeremy Corbyn faces legal action over Labour antisemitism as Keir Starmer declares party to be 'under new management'

Panorama presenter starts court case - after ex-Labour leader denounces High Court damages paid to whistleblowers
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Jeremy Corbyn criticises Keir Starmer over damages for Labour antisemitism whistleblowers

Former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has criticised his successor Keir Starmer's decision to apologise over a Panorama investigation into antisemitism in the party.
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'Timid' Keir Starmer failing to show leadership in face of 'tsunami' of job losses, union leader warns

Close ally of Jeremy Corbyn warns Labour leader he cannot win power without support of the left
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Ed Miliband admits Keir Starmer is 'definitely' going to be a better Labour Party leader than he was

Former Labour chief returned to front bench in April as new boss replaced Jeremy Corbyn
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Kate Green appointed Labour's shadow education secretary

Left-wing darling Rebecca Long-Bailey replaced by woman who once chaired campaign to oust Jeremy Corbyn
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Public dislike for Jeremy Corbyn played 'significant' role in Labour's historic election defeat, independent post mortem finds

Defeat has deep roots stretching back 20 years, warns Ed Miliband's Labour Together report
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Priti Patel calls Jeremy Corbyn's politics 'racist' in House of Commons

Home Secretary Priti Patel has described the politics of former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn as "racist" in the House of Commons.
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Government approval ratings plunge for fifth successive week as Keir Starmer surges in YouGov poll

Labour leader has 'landed well' with public since taking over from Jeremy Corbyn, says pollster
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Jeremy Corbyn casts doubt on impartiality of watchdog investigating Labour antisemitism claims

Equality and Human Rights Commission deliberately underfunded to 'make it part of the government machine', ex-leader alleges
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Coronavirus protests: Jeremy Corbyn's brother among protesters arrested at Hyde Park 'mass gathering'

At least six people arrested at anti-lockdown demonstration
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Keir Starmer says Corbyn's leadership of Labour 'number one' issue during December election

'The leadership of the Labour Party was number one, fair or unfair'
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Jennie Formby resigns: Corbyn ally standing down as Labour's general secretary

New leader elected last month
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'Heartening' that Labour has begun to rebuild trust with Jewish community after antisemitism row, says chief rabbi

Ephraim Mirvis was a staunch critic of former party leader Jeremy Corbyn's handling of antisemitism complaints
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Anti-Corbyn Labour officials regard party as 'their personal property', Len McCluskey says

Boss of Britain's biggest union says Labour right is only interested in fighting the left and not winning elections
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Anti-Corbyn Labour officials worked to lose general election to oust leader, leaked dossier finds

Call for investigation into 'possible misuse of funds' by senior officials on party's right wing
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Keir Starmer reverses Jeremy Corbyn's negative popularity ratings in first major poll since becoming Labour leader

New Labour leader enjoys positive satisfaction ratings, but many voters yet to make up their minds on him
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Sir Keir Starmer brings Ed Miliband back to Labour frontbench

sir keir starmer brings ed miliband back to labour frontbench
David Lammy, a leading voice against the Windrush scandal who practised as a barrister, was named as shadow justice secretary. The moves will be seen as an attempt to unite a fractured party, bringing..
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Keir Starmer elected as Labour leader in first round of voting

keir starmer elected as labour leader in first round of voting
Keir Starmer has been elected as Labour’s next leader in a landslide victory, as the party announced the results of its three-month contest to replace Jeremy Corbyn. Sir Keir, who today becomes..
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Who will be in Keir Starmer's shadow cabinet?

A large clear-out of Jeremy Corbyn's defeated and demoralised top team appears certain
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Labour leadership – live: Keir Starmer favourite to be named as Corbyn successor ahead of announcement

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Labour left gears up to try to preserve Corbyn's legacy ahead of leadership election result

Departing Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn warned his successor not to enter national government with Conservatives
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Hoping to defuse rows, Britain's Labour elects new leader

Britain's Labour Party will elect a new leader on Saturday, with Brexit policy chief Keir Starmer the frontrunner to take over a deeply divided party that, under veteran socialist Jeremy Corbyn,..
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Coronavirus: Corbyn warns next Labour leader not to join unity government with Tories

Jeremy Corbyn has warned his successor as Labour leader not to get into a government of national unity with Conservatives to help fight the coronavirus.
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Coronavirus: Labour would have acted more quickly to curb outbreak if I was PM, says Corbyn

Labour leader says failure to test nearly half a million NHS staff and care workers is 'ludicrous'
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Labour leadership: Keir Starmer favourite to replace Corbyn as voting set to close

Three contenders have been asked to pre-record victory speeches
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Coronavirus: Corbyn insists government response proves he was 'absolutely right' on public spending

'I was denounced as somebody that wanted to spend more money than we possibly could afford, in order to right the social wrongs of this country,' says outgoing Labour leader
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Coronavirus: Jeremy Corbyn says he was proved 'right' on public spending

The government now realises it has to invest in the state, the outgoing Labour leader tells the BBC.
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Farewell Jeremy Corbyn, it's your country now

The railways are nationalised, the planes are grounded, the government pays everyone's wages. It took a Chinese bat to do it, but the Labour leader's country as he imagined it is his for the taking
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Workers with infection forced to keep going to jobs, claims Jeremy Corbyn
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Jeremy Corbyn says he is 'not disappearing' as he hints at preferred shadow cabinet role

The current Labour leader says he is determined that the party 'remains an anti-austerity party, remains dedicated to peace and human rights around the world'
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Coronavirus: Suspend rent and mortgage payments for people affected by disease, Jeremy Corbyn says

Labour calls for slate of social measures to help cushion economic impact of pandemic
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Johnson silent over when he first knew of Priti Patel bullying allegations

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Boris Johnson has failed to confirm if he knew bullying allegations had been levelled against Priti Patel before appointing her as Home Secretary. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn accused the PM of having..
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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn booed at British Kebab Awards

labour leader jeremy corbyn booed at british kebab awards
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was booed as he presented a prize at the British Kebab Awards. The vegetarian politician was presenting the best kebab restaurant in north and west London award to Kabul..
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UK would be three years into Corbyn-led government if not for 'disgraceful behaviour' of Labour MPs, claims Richard Burgon

Deputy leadership candidate also insists Labour has no future 'politically, morally, or electorally' if it drops anti-austerity politics
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Labour leadership: Jeremy Corbyn urges frontrunner Keir Starmer to publish major donations to his campaign

Labour leader also says he would prefer shadow foreign secretary job if offered role on successor's frontbench​
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Labour leadership: Keir Starmer on course for clear victory in race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn, according to new members' poll

Survey suggests shadow Brexit secretary could win on first preference votes
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Labour leadership: Keir Starmer refuses to say whether he would keep Corbyn in shadow cabinet

Frontrunner vows to abolish minimum salary threshold for migrant workers
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The Salford and Eccles MP has long been touted as a possible successor to Jeremy Corbyn
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Jeremy Corbyn says he is ready to serve in shadow cabinet after he is replaced as Labour leader

Leadership candidate Rebecca Long-Bailey has suggested she could offer him a job
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uk's boris johnson under fire for flood response as more rain due
LONDON: The leader of Britain's main opposition party set out to visit flood-hit communities on Thursday as criticism grew of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's response to the emergency. Labour..
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'Nowhere to be seen': Corbyn launches attack on Johnson for failing to visit flood-hit communities

'Government's response has been wholly inadequate and fails to grasp the scale of this crisis,' says Labour leader
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Labour leadership: Thornberry says Corbyn's office told her concerns over relations with Jewish community weren't 'any of her business'

'I was told that it wasn't any of my business,' says shadow foreign secretary
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Jeremy Corbyn praises Julian Assange and calls for extradition to US to be halted

PM refuses to comment on looming case - but agrees extradition treaty between the two countries is 'unbalanced'
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'One rule for black boys and another for white boys': Corbyn condemns Boris Johnson hypocrisy over Jamaica deportation flights

Labour leader accuses PM of trying to mislead public over seriousness of crimes committed by some of those sent to Caribbean
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