Tag archive for ‘Mayor’
By admin On Saturday, February 1st, 2020

Enough is enough: Liverpool Mayor stands up to Tory cuts

After the Tories announced a new round of cuts, Liverpool’s Mayor Anderson spoke out and refused to implement them, reports Madeline Heneghan Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Thursday, January 30th, 2020

‘We won’t be uprooted’: Mayor says Trump’s plan to make Abu Dis new Palestinian capital ‘not fair or honest’

Mayor of Abu Dis, the small town envisioned as the new Palestinian capital in Donald Trump’s Middle East ‘peace plan,’ told RT that Jerusalem will always be the true capital of Palestine and slammed US president More...

By admin On Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

Byrne endorsed for WM mayor by councillor who tried to join Tories

Progress founder’s leaflet includes Tom Watson’s ex-driver – who tried unsuccessfully to defect to Tories A leaflet put out by Liam Byrne, co-founder of the right-wing pressure group Progress, More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020

Salma Yaqoob: Whitewall will not be able to ignore me as Labour Mayor for the West Midlands

The West Midlands Mayoral election in May can be the start of the progressive fightback after December’s General Election disaster. In my two decades of public life I have always strived to bring people together More...

By admin On Saturday, January 18th, 2020

Video: Yaqoob relaunches campaign for W Mids mayor as Unite endorses her candidacy

Salma Yaqoob The Unite union has endorsed Salma Yaqoob to be Labour’s candidate in May’s West Midlands Mayoral election, after the union’s West Midlands regional committee held a hustings in Birmingham. Yaqoob’s More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020

What I’d deliver as Labour’s candidate for West Midlands Mayor

Together, we have an exciting opportunity to deliver a socialist transformation of the West Midlands.  I joined the Labour Party during the miners’ strike when I was aged 15 as I saw first-hand the damage More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 8th, 2020

Istanbul’s mayor doesn’t want Arabs to invest in Canal Istanbul project

Istanbul’s mayor doesn’t want Arabs to invest in Canal Istanbul project A spokesman for Ekrem Imamoglu tells MEE he sent message in response to investor ads on Arab TV Ragip Soylu More...

By admin On Friday, January 3rd, 2020

Attacker kills 1, stabs multiple people near Paris before being shot dead by cops – local mayor (WATCH LIVE)

A man who stabbed several people at a park in a Paris suburb, killing one, has been ‘neutralized’ by police, according to the local mayor. The attacker reportedly lashed out at four people at random. BFMTV More...