Diane Abbott

Diane Abbott is Britsh MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington.

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It is our job as the Labour party to ensure that we prevent the huge damage to the living standards and well-being of the ordinary people of this country that Trump, Johnson and No Deal will inflict. (Photo: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images) Views
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...
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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...
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