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Keir Starmer: an invitation to New Labour to justify themselves

Yesterday, I received a gushing email from Sarah Hayward and Keir Starmer, respectively leader of Camden Council and MP for the borough. They sought to elicit my support for Owen … Continue reading

16 August, 2016 · Leave a comment

Analysing The Guardian on Corbyn

Here is an article from today’s Guardian with my comments on the quality of the journalism interspersed throughout. It’s the usual poorly-written, unprincipled, right-wing trash one has come to expect … Continue reading

6 December, 2015 · Leave a comment

On bombing Syria

I wrote to my MP, Keir Starmer, as follows: As a constituent and former soldier, I urge you strongly not to vote in favour of bombing Syria. Mr Cameron proposes … Continue reading

3 December, 2015 · Leave a comment