Diane Abbott is Britsh MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington.
Articles by this author
Friday, August 30, 2019
This Is an Anti-Parliamentary Coup—and An Internationally–Organised One
round the world, coups are normally international events. Short of war they have been a preferred mechanism to achieve what has become known as ‘regime change’. And the last time there was a successful coup in this country in 1688 that too was an international affair, with Mary and William of...
Tuesday, August 02, 2016
Embodied by Sanders and Corbyn, Resistance to Neoliberalism Won't Melt Away
I spent last week at the Democratic national convention in Philadelphia. In the early hours of the first day of the convention, there was a spectacular thunderstorm with flashes of lightning and crashing thunder. If you were a Bernie Sanders supporter and of a religious bent, you might well have...