Elections: Momentum Under Investigation

The Electoral Commission is investigating Momentum in reference to spending during the 2017 General Election. They said they spent £38,743 which is under the limit of £39,000 for an 'unauthorised registered non-party campaign group'. People are pointing out that Momentum appears to be quite misunderstood, e.g. https://twitter.com/OwenJones84/status/938769425003696130 https://www.newstatesman.com/politics/elections/2017/12/momentum-under-investigation-spending-057-cent-what-brexit-campaign-did

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Labour Party: Emily Thornberry Interview

Owen Jones has posted an extended clip of an interview, he held with Emily Thornberry, on The Guardian website. https://www.theguardian.com/politics/video/2017/oct/10/owen-jones-talks-to-emily-thornberry-boris-seems-to-get-his-policy-from-trumps-tweets-video

Momentum: Unseat Philip Davies Event

Philip Davies MP (Shipley - Con) is not a popular man on the left (or even the centre) of the political spectrum. His constant opposition to measures tackling domestic and sexual violence are well documented. He also filibustered a bill which would have seen children given first aid training in schools, saying: “Why on earth would … Continue reading Momentum: Unseat Philip Davies Event