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Labour party pledges to outlaw all zero-hours contracts - The Guardian

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell says Labour will put an end to the 'rigged economy' after election win. Ewen MacAskill and Toby Helm. Sat 29 Apr 2017 17.01 EDT Last modified on Fri 1 Dec 2017 22.19 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share ...and more »

Labour will put 10000 extra police on streets, vows Jeremy Corbyn - The Guardian

Plan to challenge Tories on law and order in England and Wales with funding raised by reversing cuts to capital gains tax. Rajeev Syal and Alexandra Topping. Tue 2 May 2017 03.32 EDT First published on Mon 1 May 2017 17.00 EDT. Share on Facebook ...and more »

Labour pledges to end zero-hours contracts and unpaid internships in 20-point plan to tackle 'rigged economy' - The Independent

The Labour Party will end zero-hours contracts and unpaid internships if they win the general election, leader Jeremy Corbyn and Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell have announced. The public sector pay cap which has left workers facing a £1700 drop in ...and more »

Labour police policy hit by error-strewn Diane Abbott interview - Financial Times

An excruciating and error-strewn interview with one of the Labour party's most senior politicians derailed the latest attempt by the opposition to paint itself as a competent steward of Britain's public services. Diane Abbott, the shadow home secretary ...and more »

On this day: You deserve better, get even today - Daily Mirror's call to voters ahead of Tony Blair landslide -

If you lost your job, if you needed the NHS, if you wanted your child's school to be better than second class, if you wanted to walk the streets and not be afraid, if you have been hurt by 18 years of Tory rule - get even today... You have waited a ...and more »

On this day: Tony Blair wins 1997 general election landslide for Labour - and seals it with a X -

Triumphant Tony Blair swept to power early today in a landslide general election victory. Labour were set for a Commons majority of around 140 [the eventual majority 179 - a record for Labour] with a massive swing of up to 13 per cent against the ...and more »

Tony Blair announces return in bid to influence Brexit debate - The Guardian

Former PM is not standing in election but says he feels compelled to re-enter political fray to warn of economic perils of quitting single market. George Sandeman. Mon 1 May 2017 03.22 EDT Last modified on Wed 14 Feb 2018 10.41 EST. Share on Facebook ...and more »

After hard-left turn under Jeremy Corbyn, Britain's Labour Party on course for historic defeat - Washington Post

LONDON — In 2015, Britain's Labour Party tacked to the left, repudiating the middle-way philosophy that had won it three elections under Tony Blair. Voters responded by handing the party its worst defeat in three decades. Rather than scramble back ...and more »

Tony Blair: 'Labour can win at any point that it wants to get back to winning ways' - The Guardian

Twenty years after his 1997 landslide win, Tony Blair tells the Observer Labour must engage with voters on Brexit – and the electorate must not give the PM a 'blank cheque'. Andrew Rawnsley. Sun 30 Apr 2017 02.00 EDT Last modified on Wed 14 Feb 2018 ...and more »

Tony Blair's legacy 20 years on - BBC News

On Monday, it was 20 years to the day that Tony Blair won a landslide general election victory for Labour - how did he change the country and what is left of his legacy? "A new dawn has broken, has it not?" With these words, spoken to a cheering crowd ...and more »