John McDonnell

The PM is gambling on an appeal to Labour but she could still get her cards from the Tories

The most toxic of all arguments against a vote on a final say is the claim it would lead to violence, says MIC WRIGHT.

EXCLUSIVE: TIM WALKER on a bid to break the Westminster impasse and force a People’s Vote

He might seem to have re-shaped left-wing politics in his image, but the Labour leader is still some way off creating the social movement needed to convert his vision into reality. STEVEN FIELDING reports

Readers react on the letters pages to the suggestion a People’s Vote could be held without staying in the EU as an option.

The Labour conference saw a struggle in the party over backing for a People’s Vote. Be under no illusions – we won it, says RICHARD ANGELL, director of Progress, Labour’s centre-left movement.

Labour are losing the battle to control the national conversation while the Tories continue their inevitable march into Brexit chaos, writes Michael White.

The shadow Brexit secretary still remains a Brexiteer... for now.

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn used his conference speech to declare that “all options are on the table” regarding Brexit.

Theresa May has repeated a claim that a general election before Brexit is not in the national interest.

Labour is set to vote down Theresa May’s Brexit deal in Parliament, Sir Keir Starmer has confirmed.

Sir Keir Starmer has slapped down shadow chancellor John McDonnell – insisting that a People’s Vote with an option to Remain is still on the table.

There is growing anger among Remainers at Labour conference after the party’s latest Brexit fudge.

Labour’s left have picked up one of the worst tactics of the USA’s racist right, says James Ball.

Michael White explains why the collapse of the ERG blueprint joins Boris as twin embarrassments of the week.

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has vowed that if Labour cannot force a general election over Brexit the party could back a People’s Vote.

Labour leader flounders as zealots keep of agenda on left and right

When will the Left wake up to the fact that Brexit is a project of the Right, by the Right, for the Right?

Two years on from the referendum, what do we now know about Brexit? Professor AC GRAYLING explores the facts and reveals what must happen to stop the UK crashing out of the EU.

MICHAEL WHITE on more own goals from the Foreign Secretary as he dodges Heathrow vote and patronises the public.

The 1987 poll tax brought about Thatcher’s downfall. Now Brexit will do the same for Theresa May, says ANDREW ADONIS.

MICHAEL WHITE discusses U-turns from the PM and Boris Johnson as they try to keep a lid on the Brexit betrayal chaos

With Brexit negotiations due to come to a close this year, Michael White suggests that its time for the characters to step aside and the real politicians to step up

Plans for a new political party have been met with ridicule by Labour front benchers.

MICHAEL WHITE on the Kremlin, Rex Tillerson and spreadsheet Phil’s positive spin.

It was years of failure on immigration by then prime minister David Cameron and home secretary Theresa May that caused Brexit, argues Progress director RICHARD ANGELL

The Trade Secretary who travelled all that way for a packet of crisps.

MICHAEL WHITE on those ludicrous spy stories . . . and why Labour’s leader must come in from the cold over Brexit.

The New European’s Editor-at Large, Alastair Campbell, on why he feels European and why you should too.

The New Euopean’s Editor-at-Large, ALASTAIR CAMPBELL, challenges John McDonnell to move Corbyn on Brexit.


Grassroots anti-Brexit campaigners are increasing the pressure on politicians ahead of a series of important votes this year. Here is a list of the events organised across Britain in the coming weeks and months.


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