Joseph Rachman

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Friday, 7 February 2020

Labour moderates gain ground as hard-left begins to unravel

Are there signs of life among Labour’s moderates? It depends. Liam Byrne’s selection this week as Labour’s candidate for the …

By Joseph Rachman

Wednesday, 5 February 2020

Upset in Iowa: chaos at the polls as Pete Buttigieg ekes out a lead

Meet Mayor Pete. After many delays the results from Iowa, where the first stage of the Democratic presidential primary took …

By Joseph Rachman

Monday, 3 February 2020

Look out - Chinese stock market crash is a warning

Chinese stocks had their worst day in four years today with the benchmark CSI 300 Index, which tracks the top …

By Joseph Rachman

Tuesday, 21 January 2020

Labour leadership race: Nandy's rapid rise continues with key union endorsement

The GMB union’s nomination of Lisa Nandy for Labour leader means that she now needs the endorsement of only one …

By Joseph Rachman

Thursday, 16 January 2020

Labour leadership: The smart money is on Lisa Nandy

This morning, as I walked to the station, I made a short stop at the bookies to lay £5 on …

By Joseph Rachman

Tuesday, 14 January 2020

Bern, baby, Bern: Can insurgent Sanders win the US presidency?

With less than a month to go until the Iowa caucuses that open the Democratic primaries Bernie Sanders seems to …

By Joseph Rachman

Monday, 13 January 2020

Fight over the Corbyn legacy continues in Labour leadership race

As the Labour leadership campaign gets underway it looks to be a three and half horse race. Among the candidates …

By Joseph Rachman

Friday, 10 January 2020

Indian Supreme Court pushes back against growing authoritarianism

The Indian Supreme Court has delivered a blow to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, ruling that the ongoing blocking of the …

By Joseph Rachman

Thursday, 9 January 2020

Iran Crisis: Biden's rivals take aim at veteran Democrat frontrunner

The race for the Democratic nomination for the US presidency is about to hot up, and as the party enters primary season …

By Joseph Rachman