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Today: de Piero resigns

yesterday morning (saturday 20th), 7.08am, and 7.20-7.22am, on bbc radio 4 

today (presented by justin webb and john humphrys) includes …

“The Labour MP Gloria de Piero has resigned from her role as shadow justice minister, and announced that she won’t contest her seat in the next election. She said she was worried by a lack of tolerance of different points of view within the party.”

including report from …

• bbc reporter ross hawkins 

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Today: Is Labour anti-semitic?

this morning (thursday 11th), 6.01-6.02am, 6.35-6.39am, 7.09-7.15am, 7.30-7.43am, 8.01-8.03am, 8.10-8.25am, and 8.55-9.00am, on bbc radio 4 

today (presented by justin webb) leads with …

“Labour’s deputy leader Tom Watson has described as chilling allegations that senior party figures tried to interfere in anti-semitism cases.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter jessica parker

• bbc reporter norman smith

lord levy

sam matthews, chief investigator, disputes team, 2017-2018

• journalist dawn foster

tom watson mp

• journalist rachel shabi, author of not the enemy, israel’s jews from arab lands

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Today: Starmer on Corbyn

this morning (wednesday 10th), 7.55-7.57am, on bbc radio 4 

today (presented by justin webb) includes …

“The only thing you can do is not have Jeremy Corbyn as leader, because he actually is the key to all of this? … he is the person who is attracting these people into your party?

including interview with …

keir starmer mp

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Today: Labour NDAs

this morning (monday 8th), 8.34-8.40am, on bbc radio 4 

today (presented by justin webb) includes …

“The issue at the heart of all of this is a Panorama programme which is due to come out on Wednesday about anti-semitism. It’s reported that several people who have signed non-disclosure agreements with Labour have spoken to the programme.”

including interview with …

lord falconer

“If somebody within your organisation is saying something wrong is going on, you can’t use a non-disclosure agreement to say ‘you can’t say anything except things that we agree with’, which is what the Laour Party is saying at the moment.”

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Today: Witold Pilecki

this morning (monday 8th), 8.22-8.28am, on bbc radio 4 

today (presented by justin webb) includes …

“In 1940, when relatively little was known about the Nazis’ concentration camps, Witold Pilecki volunteered to go to Auschwitz to try to find secretly what was going on there and file reports about it. Those reports reached Allied commanders in the UK. They were the first insights into the real horrors of  the Holocaust.”

including interview with …

jack fairweather, author of the volunteer

• witness marek ostrowski

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Today: Williamson re-suspended

last saturday morning (29th june), 7.06-7.07am, and 7.13-7.15am, on bbc radio 4 

today (presented by justin webb and nick robinson) includes …

Chris Williamson was restored as a Labour MP for all of 48 hours before the party whip was again removed yesterday. His re-admission on Wednesday had angered a number of Labour MPs and peers, who called for the decision to re-instate him to be overturned.”

including reports from …

• bbc reporter jessica parker

• bbc reporter tom martin

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Today: Williamson let off

this morning (thursday 27th), 6.35-6.36am, and 7.53-7.58am, on bbc radio 4 

today (presented by justin webb) includes …

“It should be a wonderful time to be a Labour MP, but of course it isn’t, in part that’s because the party’s split over Europe, but there is among many Labour MPs a real horror too, of what they see as the mishandling of accusations that the party’s institutionally racist. The decision yesterday to re-admit the MP Chris Williamson who was suspended from the party for a pattern of behaviour culminating in a recording of him saying that the party had been too apologetic about anti-semitism, has caused pretty widespread upset.”

including contributions from  …

• bbc reporter norman smith

lord falconer 

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