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Nobody believes Johnson did not know about Pincher claims, says Labour peer
Jenny Chapman says PM must answer questions over what he knew when he appointed Tory deputy chief whip

Peter Walker Political correspondent

04, Jul, 2022 @8:10 AM

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It doesn’t matter if Boris Johnson is a dead man walking as PM. The damage is done | Nesrine Malik
We think he will go one day soon and we’ll avoid disaster. But that’s false comfort: the meltdown is already happening, says Guardian columnist Nesrine Malik

Nesrine Malik

04, Jul, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Johnson faces backlash for ‘failure to act’ over Chris Pincher warnings
Parliamentary staffers and Tory MPs say allegations of sexual misconduct were not acted on by whips

Rowena Mason and Rajeev Syal

03, Jul, 2022 @7:22 PM

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Jess Phillips says allegations about MPs should be investigated without formal complaint
Labour MP wants inquiries into potential sexual misconduct to be possible before a specific victim comes forward

Rowena Mason Deputy political editor

03, Jul, 2022 @6:20 PM

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Boris Johnson took official jet home from weekend with family in Cornwall
PM spent weekend before Tiverton and Honiton byelection in south-west and flew back on government plane

Rowena Mason Deputy political editor

03, Jul, 2022 @1:58 PM

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What kind of government attacks the rights of children with special needs? | John Harris
The illiberal pattern is familiar, as ministers plan to change the rules and block avenues of resistance for parents who disagree, says Guardian columnist John Harris

John Harris

03, Jul, 2022 @11:10 AM

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Bringing in strike breakers can cost lives, so why not find a less confrontational way? | Torsten Bell
A plan to use agency workers to dilute the impact of industrial action on the railways ignores the effect on safety

Torsten Bell

03, Jul, 2022 @9:30 AM

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Boris Johnson accused of ignoring warnings about Chris Pincher amid new allegations
PM under pressure to explain what he knew about former deputy chief whip’s alleged sexual misconduct

Rowena Mason Deputy political editor

03, Jul, 2022 @9:20 AM

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Tory contempt for the arts means we face a second dark age | Stewart Lee
Proposed cuts to English lit courses are symptomatic of the Conservatives’ ignorance of culture and disregard for ordinary people’s access to it

Stewart Lee

03, Jul, 2022 @9:00 AM

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Chris Pincher: shamed former Tory whip adds to sense of crisis over Johnson
‘Disastrous’ attempt to intervene over Pincher may intensify backbench calls for prime minister to go

Toby Helm Observer political editor

03, Jul, 2022 @8:04 AM

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Danny Kruger has been hiding his real talent – he knows what women want | Catherine Bennett
The Tory MP joins other men who would like to decide when a woman can have an abortion

Catherine Bennett

03, Jul, 2022 @6:30 AM

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Germany and Ireland denounce Boris Johnson’s bid to ditch Northern Ireland protocol
Rare joint declaration indicates hardening of EU position on plans that more than 70 Tory MPs failed to vote for

Michael Savage Policy Editor

03, Jul, 2022 @6:00 AM

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