Owen Jones?

Owen Jones?


Socialist, anti-fascist, Guardian columnist, author, losing my Northern accent with every passing day. Sad. Got a story/injustice? DMs open in strict confidence

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If the right capture Unite, that would be the biggest catastrophe for the British left since the 2019 election. It would ensure a total clampdown of democracy and purging of the left in the Labour party, and tilt the balance of power in the labour movement rightwards.

If journalistic solidarity means anything whatsoever, it should mean, at the bare minimum, unreservedly speaking out about Israel wiping out the building housing media organisations such as Associated Press and Al-Jazeera

We're planning on going to Batley & Spen next week to film a documentary. We want to get a good feel for the local issues and concerns, and represent the local population properly. Who should we talk to? Tweet me or DMs are open!

This is the BBC journalist Nicholas Watt being pursued by anti-lockdown protesters, and is a disturbing case study into where online radicalisation leads

a genuine piece of literary genius

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If they're doing this to journalists while cameras are trained on them, what are they doing to black protesters when no one is looking?

Racism isn't just ingrained and systemic in the US. It's true in Britain, too.

The Sunday Times investigation into the government's catastrophic handling of the coronavirus is one of the most important things you've read. It's behind a paywall, so here's a thread with the key points. Make sure everyone sees it.

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953 deaths have been reported in the last 24 hours, the highest, grimmest total yet: the highest single day toll in Spain was 950, in Italy, 919. This is absolutely horrific, a national catastrophe, and yet most of the media still isn't asking the government tough questions. Why?

One of the most amazingly savage interviews you'll ever watch. She has no chill whatsoever. It's like watching someone's anxiety dream

New Zealand stopped coronavirus in its tracks. Britain has the highest death toll in Europe. Don't let our government get away with it.

Unless someone can convincingly explain why his folder suddenly changes colour, none of us will ever truly be at peace

Dominic Cummings doing a televised press conference is completely ridiculous - advisors are never supposed to be the story, let alone address the nation - and confirms that he is essentially co-Prime Minister

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