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Will a fervent socialist reshape British politics or lead his party to irrelevance?<p>The astonishing political emergence of Jeremy Corbyn, the left-wing leader of the British Labour Party, is the sort of thing that passes for normal in Western democracies these days. Since the economic crash in 2008, …

Jeremy Corbyn could withdraw support for EU remain campaign to head off leadership coup, allies claim

Jeremy Corbyn could withdraw support from the campaign to keep Britain in the European Union in a bid to deter Labour rebels from attempting a coup, allies of the party leader have suggested.<p>Sources close to Mr Corbyn said the Labour leader and his trade union backers are critical to winning an In …

This is what the revolution looks like: Former Sanders staffers are launching a new PAC aimed at midterm Congressional elections

The ambitious new plan by Bernie staffers is a giant leap in guaranteeing his movement endures<p>Bernie Sanders has called his campaign a “political revolution.” The word “revolution” is poorly defined in the political science literature, and it's used so often in popular culture as to strip it of any …

Nevada poll: Hillary +12, and why that's bad news for Hillary

Now, I don’t put a lot of stock into this poll. The margin of error of 7% is rather high, and there is no demographic breakdown, but if the 12% …

Zimbabwe to make Chinese yuan legal currency after Beijing cancels debts

Zimbabwe has announced that it will make the Chinese yuan legal tender after Beijing confirmed it would cancel $40m in debts.<p>“They [China] said they are cancelling our debts that are maturing this year and we are in the process of finalising the debt instruments and calculating the debts,” minister …

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Meet Los Angeles’ Homeless People

“I kind of get support from my family sometimes but I’m homeless until I get my own place. I just found out too that...<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Martin Schoeller<p>1 …

Labour people are optimists, but this time I see no hope

I have tried to believe Jeremy Corbyn can win the 2020 election, but more and more it feels like believing in Father Christmas<p>This is the bleakest midwinter of Labour’s misfortunes. Those emotionally invested in the hope of a future Labour government have never faced such dark days. Ahead lie years …

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David Cameron advised to leave three times as many troops in Afghanistan, former military commander claims

The former commander says the prime minister ignored the advice because he thought the strategy would be unpopular in the run up to the general election<p>David Cameron was advised to leave three times as many troops in Afghanistan before Britain’s withdrawal from Helmand last year, a former military …

Breakthrough In Hydrogen Cracking Could Create Clean Fuel

Hydrogen fuel cells have been one of the most exciting areas of green energy for a long time. After all, a vehicle that runs and produces water as …

Telford Tory candidate Lucy Allan should 'resign' after faking death threat email from constituent

Lucy Allan, the Conservative candidate for Telford, has been caught out after adding a ‘death threat’ to the end of an email she received from a …

Jeremy Corbyn: I want to build on Tony Blair's legacy and create a National Education Service

Labour built the NHS, now we should build a National Education Service, says Labour leadership candidate<p>Jeremy Corbyn wants to create a National Education Service because learning is a "collective good".<p>The left-wing Labour leadership candidate has unveiled his vision to "build on the legacy" of …