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Scenes from a UK byelection

Scenes from a UK byelection

A modest byelection in Wales last week reflected little of the true Brexit mania gripping the UK. Such scenes will not survive much longer.

Corbyn’s Labour facing trouble on all fronts after seven MPs defect

Corbyn’s Labour facing trouble on all fronts after seven MPs defect

The breakaway "Independent Group" of Labor MPs have joined the crossbench to protest Jeremy Corbyn's Brexit stance. But apart from some lofty words, do they stand for anything?

May flounder: UK leader emphatically defeated on Brexit vote

May flounder: UK leader emphatically defeated on Brexit vote

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has had her planned Brexit deal thoroughly demolished in the House of Commons.

Harry Leslie Smith, the voice from the abyss, silenced

Harry Leslie Smith, the voice from the abyss, silenced

Til his last, Harry Leslie Smith was shouting from the abyss, reminding us just how much unnecessary suffering there had been, the filth and the hate of it.

The Tories are revolting!

The Tories are revolting!

Negotiating the Brexit deal has taken the Conservative Party to full and open revolt.

Corbyn anti-Semitism furore backfires on Tories

Corbyn anti-Semitism furore backfires on Tories

A series of attacks on Jeremy Corbyn for being anti-Semitic has drawn out decades of genuine contempt from the right.

Poll Bludger: intergenerational war is the new class conflict in the UK

Poll Bludger: intergenerational war is the new class conflict in the UK

It's no longer so much a matter of rich versus poor, as old versus young, as the voting patterns from the recent UK general election suggest.

Rundle: Corbyn couldn’t, could he? I mean, what if … no. But then, maybe?

Rundle: Corbyn couldn’t, could he? I mean, what if … no. But then, maybe?

UK pollsters in the centre of the movement have remained sceptical about the scale of the poll shift toward Corbyn's Labour, but it is unmistakable.

Poll Bludger: do the young love Corbyn enough to actually vote?

Poll Bludger: do the young love Corbyn enough to actually vote?

The latest polls actually have Labour within cooee of the Tories, thanks to a huge surge in support among young people for Jeremy Corbyn's party. But will the young actually turn out and vote?

Rundle: it’s on … and it’s over

Rundle: it’s on … and it’s over

Jeremy Corbyn hasn't a hope in hell, and Theresa May's high-stakes gamble will pay off -- for her, but Britain is lost.