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Labour
June 08, 2018
I was hopeful when the group of Labour MPs was founded. But its response to the Irish referendum suggests it shouldn't exist
September 28, 2016
Could Corbyn's leadership be good news for Catholic Labour voters?
July 15, 2016
The way we think of left and right is a relic of the Cold War. Reality is catching up
July 04, 2016
St Augustine rest home was fined €6,000 after it stopped doctors from giving a lethal injection to a 74-year-old woman
June 28, 2016
Labour's crisis isn't about Jeremy Corbyn. It's about the party's abandonment of its core communities
April 28, 2016
Labour must have nothing to do with anti-Semites if it wants to be seen as a party of government
October 01, 2015
Old-style socialists like Jeremy Corbyn may be atheists but they are less likely than the liberal Left to be ideologically opposed to religion
August 11, 2015
The Labour leadership hopeful has claimed that Catholic Social Teaching underpins his politics, without explaining how this is the case