Economist Yanis Varoufakis rallies against accusations of Jeremy Corbyn being an anti-semite, telling Andrew Castle that his management of anti-semitism in the Labour Party does not reflect on him personally. @AndrewCastle63 | @yanisvaroufakis
@LordMcConnell - the former Scottish Labour leader and First Minister of Scotland - tells #politicsscotland that the search for a new leader of the party gives the opportunity to understand “the depths to which we have plumbed” ➡️
I will strongly contest the political intervention to suspend me. I’ve made absolutely clear those who deny there has been an antisemitism problem in the Labour Party are wrong. I will continue to support a zero tolerance policy towards all forms of racism.
“For you to blame Jeremy Corbyn, particularly after your colleagues on the right of the party pushed him to adopt that position of a second referendum, is absolutely abhorrent” This #bbcqt audience member criticises parts of the Labour Party for their treatment of Jeremy Corbyn.