‘Busy’ Burgon Puts Venezuela Before City

Asked why he hadn’t met anyone from the City, Labour’s Shadow City minister explained: “I’ve got a very busy diary”. So, what has Richard Burgon been up to this week?

He kicked off the week addressing the AGM of the Venezuela Solidarity Campaign:

Then gave a talk to a student union:

Then spoke to trade unionists in parliament:

To be fair, perhaps no one in the City wants a farting commie in their boardroom?

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Quote of the Day

Paul Goodman as sagacious as ever on Arron’s entryism…

“… one must watch for former UKIP donors and a very few left-of-Party-centre MPs propping each other up, like drunks at the end of a pub crawl. It suits the former to claim the power to organise a programme of mass infiltration. It suits the latter to react by complaining about extremist entryism. The rest of us should keep a cool head.”


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