Keeping it in the Family

Nepotism In The Labour party Hilary Benn MP. Son of the late Tony Benn. Neil Kinnock’s son, Stephen Kinnock, (married to Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt) has been selected to represent Aberavon, which the party has continuously held since the 1920s. A safe seat. Rachel Kinnock, “Personal Adviser”, (next step MP in a safe seat)Continue reading “Keeping it in the Family”

Nepotism in the Labour Party

Nepotism in the Labour Party Labour MP’s and activists are furious that Paul Martin, son of Westminster MP and deputy speaker Michael Martin, is poised to be given the same constituency as his father, but in the Scottish parliament. They say Martin jnr, a middle-ranking Glasgow councillor for the past four years, has done littleContinue reading “Nepotism in the Labour Party”