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Troublemaker’s guide to Tory leadership candidates

28 May 2019
There are a lot of them and there may be more. But we can guarantee that whichever one wins they won’t be very nice

New cladding tests fail

28 May 2019
Theresa May had the front to claim during her resignation speech last week that she had fought “the burning injustices that still scar our society”.

Euro elections see political crisis, and the racists make some gains

27 May 2019
The Brexit Party came first, the Tories took less than 10 percent - and there are questions for Labour. Tommy Robinson lost heavily,

Tories’ lies over ‘tragic’ scale of poverty exposed

24 May 2019
Severe hardship is “systematic” in Britain according to a report by the United Nations—and the nasty party is to blame. Nick Clark looks at its findings

Theresa May announces she is to go - now let’s get the rest of the Tories

24 May 2019
Theresa May has finally caved in to relentless pressure and announced she will resign as Tory leader on 7 June.

As Tories’ face wipeout, make the most of their Euro election disaster

21 May 2019
The Tories faced a wipeout at this week’s European elections.

The Troublemaker—Cops’ hidden evidence proves framed fisher folk’s innocence

21 May 2019
Five fishing workers convicted of smuggling a record haul of cocaine claim that police failed to disclose vital radar evidence that proves their innocence.

Vote Labour in the European elections - and increase the Tories’ crisis

14 May 2019
The Tories are in near-terminal collapse. They cannot pass legislation, they cannot resolve Brexit and their supporters are jumping ship to the racists of the Brexit Party.

Tories could force out Theresa May as support in opinion polls plummets

14 May 2019
Tory support at the European parliament elections—and a possible general election—is collapsing.

The Troublemaker—Para proud of role of soldiers who kept a skull for an ashtray

14 May 2019
Henry Thornton, from south Armagh, was shot as he travelled along Belfast’s Springfield Road in August 1971.

Crisis of political elite caused election losses

07 May 2019
Local elections in England last week reflected a deep crisis of mainstream politics

Security leak farce and Gavin Williamson sacking shows Tory weakness

07 May 2019
In many ways Gavin Williamson, the sacked Tory defence secretary, is a preposterous figure. As chief whip, he helped Theresa May become prime minister. Promoted to defence secretary in November 2017, he struck hawkish poses.

The Troublemaker—Is the latest royal parasite enough to save Theresa May?

07 May 2019
The arrival of royal baby Sussex on Monday was met with polite indifference by most people who don’t work in newspaper offices.

Contaminated blood inquiry hears victims’ horror stories as campaigners fear cover-up

07 May 2019
Victims of the contaminated blood scandal were treated like “dirt”, an inquiry has heard. The Infected Blood Inquiry began hearing oral evidence last week.

Tories battered in local elections—but Labour needs radical vision on Brexit and austerity to break through

04 May 2019
The local election results in England are a shattering blow to the Tories and to Theresa May in particular

Chaotic Tories’ election panic

30 April 2019
Theresa May and the Tories should go now.

The Troublemaker—Plenty of funds for top cops and sticks to hit people with

30 April 2019
A police chief who claims his service is ­underfunded has overseen a 50 percent rise in ­highly-paid officers.

Vote for Labour in local elections

23 April 2019
Local elections will take place in 248 English councils on Thursday of next week.

Brexit crisis - Tories say Theresa May has got to go

23 April 2019
Theresa May was facing a growing revolt as Brexit talks with Labour resumed on Tuesday.

The Troublemaker—Profits go up for firm denying benefits as one victim dies

23 April 2019
A SIX STONE emaciated man who was deemed “fit to find work” has died. But the company running the tests that deny people benefits is rolling in profit.

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