- Iain Dale hosted the first broadcast, hour long, debate between the two hopefuls vying to be Labour's London Mayoral candidate Oona King and Ken Livingstone here (click latest and then Labour mayoral candidate debate). Oona describes herself as a socialist and then goes on to describe what she thinks socialism is. Hold on to your hats.
- Ben Six has an excellent post on the case for and against the Libyan man jailed for the Lockerbie disaster, Megrahi.
- Red Pepper has a useful guide to myths about cuts.
- The CPS has decided to prosecute four police officers. Sits down, gasps for breath.
- On Friday 20th (7pm) there is going to be a hustings for the deputy leader candidates organised by the Young Greens at the Party HQ. If you want to come you need to book your place with the organiser email@example.com
- Continuing my tracking of the deputy leadership race on facebook Derek is currently on 82 and Adrian has, drum roll, 82. Honestly. I wonder if it will be this close on the actual vote? There will be more than 164 people voting...
Thursday, August 12, 2010