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Labour anti-Semitism 'caveats' criticised

Image copyright EPA Image caption The Labour leader leaving the NEC meeting on Tuesday Jewish groups have criticised Labour’s ruling body for including “caveats” when it adopted an anti-Semitism definition in full. The National Executive Committee on Tuesday accepted the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance’s definition and accompanying examples. But a statement was also agreed by […]

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Make misogyny a hate crime, Stella Creasy urges

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Stella Creasy is urging other MPs to support her changes to the upskirting ban A Labour MP is trying to change the law so that misogynistic behaviour is treated as a hate crime. Stella Creasy wants to amend new legislation that bans taking unsolicited pictures under someone’s clothing. Her […]

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MP rejects call to dump 'boyfriend' Corbyn

Labour had a “proud tradition” of being anti-racist and MPs like Jess Phillips should “dump” Jeremy Corbyn as leader, Tory minister Liz Truss told the BBC’s Daily Politics. But the Labour MP said that made him sound like her boyfriend, and the Labour Party was “not just one man” but it had been her “entire […]