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Furious Unite Union Boss Hits Out At Labour MP Who Condemned BA Strike

Lammy and GrahamThe leader of Labour’s biggest union donor has accused David Lammy of launching a “direct attack” on British Airways workers.Sharon Graham, boss of the powerful Unite union, hit out at the senior Labour MP after he condemned the proposed strikes.On Sunday morning the shadow foreign secretary said he “categorically” did not support a potential strike by BA check-in staff.In a fierce rebuke, Unite’s general secretary accused Labour of […]

today26 June 2022

david lammy

Labour’s Rail Row Deepens After David Lammy Says He Doesn’t Support Strikes

Lammy and McDonnellLabour’s row over rail action deepened today after David Lammy said he did not support the strikesThe shadow foreign secretary struck the most hardline stance from a Labour MP yet by condemning the strikes. The MP for Tottenham said he did not support them because they “hurt” working people. It comes after Labour leader Keir Starmer asked shadow cabinet members and their teams not to join the pro-strike demonstrations.However, a […]

today26 June 2022

david lammy

‘We’re Not Striking Deals With The Lib Dems Or SNP,’ Labour MP Says

Sturgeon, Starmer and DaveyA Labour MP has insisted they will not strike deals with the Lib Dems or SNP to take down Boris Johnson.David Lammy said Labour fights for “every single seat” and that they want to win the next election “outright”.It comes after tactical voting saw Johnson’s party wiped out in two crunch by-elections in Tiverton and Honiton and Wakefield.Asked if Labour was ready for an alliance with the SNP, […]

today26 June 2022

Adil Ray

Rwanda Asylum Plan Is Being Used As ‘Vile’ Racist Slur, MPs Warn

Adil Ray said the policy was being used as a "racist slur"The government’s controversial plan to send asylum seekers to Rwanda is being used as a “vile” racist slur, MPs have warned.Boris Johnson unveiled the scheme last week, prompting a furious backlash from politicians, charities and the Church of England.But it has now emerged that some social media users are using the policy to abuse people of colour.Shadow foreign secretary […]

today22 April 2022