Tag Archives: Labour Party

  1. Identity Politics and the Contemporary English Left I: Corbyn and the Labour Party


    November 29, 2016 by Harnessing Chaos

    In a recent blog post, Marika Rose provides a particularly helpful and (for me, at least) agreeable summary of some …
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  2. Corbyn: The New Puritan?


    July 15, 2016 by Harnessing Chaos

    Sects and Broad Churches Part of my interests in the history of modern English political discourses and constructions of what …
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  3. Hilary Benn’s Good Samaritan


    December 3, 2015 by Harnessing Chaos

    Hilary Benn’s speech in favour of bombing Syria has been getting the sort of predictable positive responses from the media …
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  4. Is Barrow Bringing the Radical Bible Back into Parliament? On Cat Smith, MP


    November 13, 2015 by Harnessing Chaos

    In previous posts (e.g. here) I noticed that with the emergence of Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader there has been …
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  5. Context Presumably Isn’t Everything: Misrepresenting Corbyn in Barrow


    September 17, 2015 by Harnessing Chaos

    Jeremy Corbyn is significant in a place like Barrow-in-Furness for more than the usual reasons. Trident submarines are built in …
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  6. Jeremy Corbyn and the Radical Bible


    September 15, 2015 by Harnessing Chaos

    In Harnessing Chaos: The Bible in English Political Discourse since 1968, I argued that the Thatcher-Blair understanding of the Bible/Religion/Christianity—a …
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  7. Revealed! How Jeremy Corbyn is wiping out humanity! An essay


    August 14, 2015 by Harnessing Chaos

    ‘Comment is free, but facts are sacred’—C.P. Scott, former editor of the Manchester Guardian The propaganda model developed by Noam Chomsky …
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