Tag Archives: Labour Party

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

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    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?

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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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