labour

Have the Brexit Blues killed Labour’s Leftist Rebirth under Corbyn?

Prior to the recent Labour Party conference held in Liverpool, Twitter was buzzing with increasing support for a second referendum (dubbed the People’s Vote on Brexit). Prior to the conference, Corbyn was clear that his preferred resolution of the Brexit issues would not be a second referendum, but a fresh …

‘Thatcher vs the Miners’ Event is the Tip of the Elitist Iceberg at Durham University

A number of Durham students are being branded as ‘disgraceful’ after planning a social called ‘Thatcher’s Government Vs The M-I-N-E-rs’. The Trevelyan College rugby team, responsible for the event, has now been suspended indefinitely following the backlash. The Facebook event (pictured below) called for students to come dressed as either Thatcher’s government …

Centrists are Partly to Blame for Extremism

Anne Marie Waters, an unashamed racist and Islamophobe, was rejected by the UKIP membership for being too extreme. Anne Marie Waters was also shortlisted to represent Labour in Brighton Pavilion for the 2015 General Election. I will let that sink in for a moment. Waters’ brief 15 minutes in the …

Labour Has a Problem with Women

Kezia Dugdale’s resignation as leader of Scottish Labour Leader highlights a stark and worrying problem that still haunts the Labour Party: a problem with women in positions of power. The Conservatives are quick to highlight that they have had two female leaders–and rightly so. And whilst a female leader hardly …

A Brief Summary of the Labour Party

Here at The Nopebook, we believe firmly in educating people about politics so that they can make free and informed political choices. This post is part of our Politics 101 series, where we aim to equip people with the information they need to make sound political decisions. — The Labour …