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  • Back Corbyn on rights for immigrants

    JEREMY CORBYN has often been accused of wanting to lead a party of protest, rather than a party of power.

    The vast influx of new members of Labour, with their bewildering enthusiasm for a political project Westminster found incomprehensible, were clearly more interested in feeling good...

    Wednesday 15th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Prisons unfit for purpose

    LIZ TRUSS might attack proposals to reduce prison overcrowding as a “reckless quick fix,” but the real danger lies in her government’s shocking complacency.

    Britain’s prisons are in meltdown. Violent incidents and riots are soaring. The last months of 2016 saw...

    Tuesday 14th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Anti-Trump movements must unite

    THERE is every likelihood that US President Trump will face huge demonstrations when he visits Britain later this year.

    Whether he comes in June or July to address a rally in Birmingham, Cardiff or London will make no difference to the turnouts, whether inside the conference hall or...

    Monday 13th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Stem the NHS haemorrhage

    IT’s not only the the problems in the NHS that are, in the words of hopeless Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt, “completely unacceptable.”

    It’s his government’s disastrous stewardship of the NHS in England and the impact of the Tory austerity programme on the...

    Saturday 11th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • An orgy of fake news

    LABOUR leader Jeremy Corbyn had a storming Prime Minister’s Questions on Wednesday, ambushing Theresa May over leaked emails concerning a government stitch-up with Surrey County Council.

    Yet the news media was obsessed with the resignation of Clive Lewis from the shadow cabinet...

    Friday 10th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Victims must come first

    THE fate of Liz Saville Roberts’s Bill to restrict the introduction of evidence about a woman’s sexual history in rape cases lies in the government’s hands.

    Her Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill is due to have a second reading on March 24 but will require parliamentary...

    Thursday 9th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Neutrality helps Trump

    CRITICISM by Tory MPs of Commons Speaker John Bercow’s fully accurate comments about Donald Trump centre on allegations of hypocrisy and infringement of political neutrality implicit in his post.

    The Speaker’s duty to be even-handed to British MPs does not extend to taking...

    Wednesday 8th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Fawning PM backs racist warmonger

    THERESA MAY’S failure to reiterate British government opposition to Israel’s illegal colonisation of the West Bank encourages Benjamin Netanyahu and zionism’s expansionist project.

    Decades of complicity by the US and European Union, including Britain, have persuaded...

    Tuesday 7th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • No time for a whitewash

    DEMOCRATIC and human rights have never played a part in British foreign policy in the Middle East.

    For the past 90 years, when not bombing the natives with mustard gas or high explosives, British governments of every stripe have backed military dictatorships from the Shah of Iran and...

    Monday 6th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • The big six rip-off artists

    RUBBER-TOOTHED energy watchdog Ofgem and the government are going through their annual hand-wringing ritual of expressing concern over planned price rises imposed by gas and electricity corporate vultures. Npower, a subsidiary of German transnational RWE, plans to push up electricity tariffs...

    Saturday 4th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial