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    Ken Livingstone 'cannot stay in Labour', says Chakrabarti.

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    Ken Livingstone 'cannot stay in Labour', says Chakrabarti.

    Post by papa_umau on Mon 14 May 2018, 11:53 am

    Ken Livingstone has "brought shame" on Labour and it is "very difficult" to see how he can stay in the party, a close ally of Jeremy Corbyn has said.

    Labour peer Baroness Chakrabarti told the BBC the ex-London mayor, suspended over anti-Semitism claims, had brought the party "repeatedly" into disrepute.

    She also said it was disappointing her 2016 anti-Semitism review had not been implemented in full by Labour.

    Mr Livingstone says remarks on Hitler and Zionism were historically correct.

    Read more on this report from The BBC HERE




    OK, Ken Livingstone has ruffled a few feathers in his years of being in the Labour party, but I am sure many people will agree with me that he is simply a self-promoting and opinionated type like many others in the Labour and the Tory parties.

    Do the ROB-sters think that he should be thrown out of The labour Party because of his extremist and often outrageous views ?


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    Re: Ken Livingstone 'cannot stay in Labour', says Chakrabarti.

    Post by Hell's Granny on Thu 17 May 2018, 11:36 am

    Poor old Ken, scapegoated again. He's not as bad as some of the others we have had in the past, or even currently; but he's become the squeaky wheel.
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    Re: Ken Livingstone 'cannot stay in Labour', says Chakrabarti.

    Post by papa_umau on Thu 17 May 2018, 12:05 pm

    Personally, I think that the likes of Ken Livingston, Dennis Skinner and even Tory Ken Clarke are amongst the personalities that keep the rest guessing and on their toes.

    We need people like that in parliament.


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    Re: Ken Livingstone 'cannot stay in Labour', says Chakrabarti.

    Post by zathrus on Fri 18 May 2018, 11:28 am

    There are always a few that think the unthinkable in politics and I too agree that we need these types of rebels to make us pay attention.

    Without them politics would be boring.
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    Re: Ken Livingstone 'cannot stay in Labour', says Chakrabarti.

    Post by papa_umau on Sun 20 May 2018, 11:44 am

    I guess we all agree on this point then ?



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    Re: Ken Livingstone 'cannot stay in Labour', says Chakrabarti.

    Post by zathrus on Wed 23 May 2018, 10:47 am

    AND.... lo and behold, he has resigned from Labour.
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    Re: Ken Livingstone 'cannot stay in Labour', says Chakrabarti.

    Post by papa_umau Today at 12:59 pm

    Ahh, but, will he give up his lucrative Member of Parliament job and open up the seat for a re-election ?


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