This week, we’re talking Labour. Why is the party sacking people for attending picket lines? Is Starmer more right-wing than Blair? Has the Forde Report finally demonstrated, beyond doubt, that a right-winger faction weaponised anti-Semitism allegations to bring down Corbyn?
Also, the less heralded Blairites of the Scottish Government have been accused of reintroducing one of Scotland’s most regressive measures by the backdoor. We talk about the Poll Tax legacy and the role of poindings and warrant sales under early devolution.