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Vote of thanks

Vote of thanks

Posted by Mike on 7 July 2017

Sometimes us political campaigners aren’t as good as we should be at saying thanks to everyone who voted for us, indeed everyone who engaged in the election campaign by voting full stop.  So I was glad to join with my fellow Barnet Labour candidates a...

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Jews and Labour: what next?

Jews and Labour: what next?

Posted by Mike on 3 July 2017

This post was originally commissioned by, and written for, Labour Vision So, credit where credit is due. Without doubt, the biggest impact of the general election was made by Jeremy Corbyn. His calmness under fire; his ability to inspire voters – especially young...

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Standing up for Hendon

Standing up for Hendon

Posted by Mike on 3 May 2017

I’m proud and honoured to have been selected to stand for Labour in Hendon at the general election on 8 June. Below is the press release that Hendon Labour issued on my selection. I won’t be tending this blog for the duration of the campaign; please visit...

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This cannot stand.

This cannot stand.

Posted by Mike on 6 April 2017

This post first appeared in the New Statesman  I can remember where I was last year when I first heard that Ken Livingstone had taken to the airwaves to say Hitler supported Zionism.  As a London Assembly candidate, I had just finished a morning’s...

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We stay. We stand. We fight.

We stay. We stand. We fight.

Posted by Mike on 6 April 2017

This post first appeared on Progress  Yesterday’s verdict on was a slap on the wrist for Ken Livingstone and a slap in the face for Jewish Labour members and supporters – indeed, thousands of Labour Party members of all faiths and none who wanted the Party to...

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Why Ken must go

Why Ken must go

Posted by Mike on 4 April 2017

As the Labour Party’s National Constitutional Committee hearing of the disciplinary case against Ken Livingstone began on 30 March, I appeared on BBC2’s Daily Politics to set out why the JLM thinks the former Mayor should be expelled from the Party....

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