John Rentoul

John Rentoul


Chief Political Commentator, The Independent; visiting professor, King's College, London. Books: Tony Blair, Prime Minister; Banned List; QTWTAIN; Listellany

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Email went to “schedule” before Starmer’s better day was topped off by Andy McDonald’s resignation

McDonald is principled, but it is amazing how the Corbynites have, one by one, excluded themselves

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Corbyn himself, Long-Bailey, Whittome and now McDonald

Angela Rayner is already shadow sec for future of work

“... while people queue at petrol stations around the country”

Get your knowing Franglais references here, 3 days earlier

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Blair, now speaking at Chatham House, says what Starmer cannot

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A personal apology to @Jon_Trickett . Please retweet

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Greater Manchester to leave the UK without a deal

For once “extraordinary” is right: anonymous cabinet minister in Sunday Telegraph

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MPs have just voted by 350 to 258, govt majority 92, to discontinue remote participation in Commons on 2 June

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Remarkable endorsement of AZ by sister of man who died of blood clot via @alexwickham 

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What the SNP really wants: close the border with England

Big change in attitudes to welfare over past 8 years: @YouGov  for Times

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