Labour Party Conference: Corbyn’s keynote speech

Labour Party Conference: Corbyn’s keynote speech

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s speech today (Wednesday 27th September) at the party conference described Labour as “ready for government”. As Corbyn took the stage at the annual conference in Brighton, the chants of “Oh Jeremy Corbyn” took minutes to die down, as the crowd ignored his call for “order”. Corbyn...

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Pride at Night at the Houses of Parliament

Pride at Night at the Houses of Parliament

The Houses of Parliament will mark 50 years since the passing of the Sexual Offences Act 1967 on Friday the 27th of October. As part of Museums at Night, the tours will highlight the significant part played by LGBT people in Parliament, as leaders, legislators, activists, lobbyists, and even monarchs....

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Senate do not vote on Obamacare repeal

Senate do not vote on Obamacare repeal

Republican leaders yesterday (Tuesday 26th September) revealed that they would not vote on the bill to repeal Obamacare. The resulting delay is a big defeat for President Trump and the GOP, whose promise to repeal the Affordable Care Act stretches back seven years, and was a key aspect of Trump’s...

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Hammersmith & Fulham and Ealing councils to stage protest against NHS cuts

Hammersmith & Fulham and Ealing councils to stage protest against NHS cuts

On 30 September, protesters will march from Acton Park and Southall Park and will come together at Ealing Common for a rally and speeches from figures such as H&F Council’s Leader, Cllr Stephen Cowan. The proposed cuts are set to affect Charing Cross and Ealing hospitals. These cuts will include...

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