Owen Smith


Centrist Dads Are Obsessed with a Fake Idea of Authenticity

We interviewed the author of a new book about 'Authentocracy', about why politicians now confuse drinking coffee with being posh.


How Labour’s Civil War Came to Dominate British Politics

Who cares about the boring Tories wrecking everything when a Labour candidate made a joke about their knob?


A Quick Guide to All the Times Owen Smith Mentioned His Penis

As I try to decide who to vote for in the leadership election, I just can't get Owen Smith's enormous, Labour-saving penis off my mind.


Owen Smith Is Just a Watered Down Donald Trump

Trump's a more vulgar version, but ultimately they're the same kind of shameless opportunist.


The Labour Purge Won't Beat Corbyn, So What's the Point?

Why Saving Labour is leaving a trail of destruction.


What's Up With Brexit? An Update

Brexit. Means. Brexit. But what does it all mean so far?


It's Official: There Will Not Be a Second EU Referendum

Under Theresa May, at least.


Labour's Modernisers Are Stuck in the Past

Labelling Corbynistas as "Trots" is a lazy way to ignore the Labour Party's deep, long standing problems.


How to Insult Your Fellow Labour Party Members: A Little Red Glossary

Are you a 'Trot', a 'Red Tory', a 'Blairite' or a 'Splitist'? Let us help you work it out.


How Labour's Attempted Leadership Coup Turned the Party Corbynista

Attempts to oust Corbyn have made his position more assured than ever, and made the party come alive.


High Court Rules that New Labour Members Can Vote in the Leadership Election After All

It's a blow to the NEC, who tried to stop new members having a say in the next Labour leader.


Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith Used Their Cardiff Hustings to Fight About Why They're Fighting

It was another shouting match in Labour's protracted relationship breakdown.