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John McDonnell

John McDonnell is the Labour Party member of parliament for Hayes and Harlington.

E.P. Thompson at 100

At Saturday’s Palestine solidarity protest — which took place on E.P. Thompson’s centenary — Jeremy Corbyn, the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament’s Kate Hudson and John McDonnell remember the pioneer of ‘history from below’ and the debt owed to him by the anti-war movement.

Why Free Public Broadband Was a Good Idea

The pandemic has demonstrated how fundamental the internet is to our lives, but private companies continue to rip us off while providing poor service – it’s time to think again about free public broadband, argues John McDonnell.

The Future Can Be Socialist

Ahead of the upcoming general election, John McDonnell urges Labour activists to be ready for “enormous resistance from an establishment that is terrified of a socialist government.”

The Spending Review Stunt

John McDonnell responds to the government’s Spending Review, calling it a “grubby electioneering stunt” which “fails to deliver a real end to austerity.”