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BBC still silent on Corbyn’s peace award – or awards

Originally posted on The SKWAWKBOX:
On Friday, Jeremy Corbyn received a landmark award from the International Peace Bureau, the Campaign for World Democracy and the city of Geneva. It was Corbyn’s second major international award for peace (he received a…

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Tory spin can’t hide the reality of their massive bankers’ bonus

Originally posted on The SKWAWKBOX:
Comment As the SKWAWKBOX publicised earlier, Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell has written an open letter – signatures are still open if you want to add yours – challenging Philip Hammond to reverse his planned ¬£5…

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Corbyn peace award silence: FactCheck asks wrong question, gets wrong answer

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Comment At the weekend, the SKWAWKBOX published an article on the International Peace Bureau‘s (IPB) award to Jeremy Corbyn – and mentioned the mainstream media’s (MSM) complete lack of coverage. The article went viral. This…

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Author Nunns gives FT journo an object lesson in anti-Tory Twitter pwnage

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Alex Nunns is the author of the excellent¬†The Candidate, an account of the 2015 Labour leadership contest that first put Jeremy Corbyn at the head of the party. He’s also one of the Labour social…

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Johnson about to make idiot of himself with hypocritical ‘scathing’ attack on Corbyn

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The S*n was tonight touting – idiotically – a speech – idiotic – to be made by Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson in which, to quote the tweeted words of the article’s author, he will ‘launch…

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Most interesting thing about Momentum electoral investigation? The media coverage

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The media are reporting this morning that the Electoral Commission (EC) is investigating a possible breach of spending rules by Momentum. The most interesting thing about this is this: The media are reporting this morning…

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Exclusive: panicked email exposes massive parliamentary IT security flaw

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As the media has covered in the last couple of days, Tory MP Nadine Dorries’ attempt to defend Damian Green over his alleged viewing of pornography on his parliamentary computer led to her rash admission…

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