Socialist Worker

The things they say

Issue No. 2606

‘Labour offered cash for strikes’

The Sun newspaper gets a little carried away after shadow chancellor John McDonnell told the PCS union that he backs strikes


‘It’s Jeremy Corbyn’s birthday this weekend and the last thing he wants as a gift is to see our movement lose strength. Don’t ruin Jeremy’s birthday’

The Labour Party email on data protection changes was a little needy


‘Prime ministerial quango’

Andrew Tyrie writing in 1998 to denounce politicians getting peerages. The former Tory MP was given a peerage by Theresa May this month


‘I feel it is inappropriate, at this time, to have this long-planned meeting’

US president Donald Trump on his planned trip to North Korea


‘Going along very well’

US president Donald Trump on how the planning for the meeting was going


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