The Shadow Chancellor urges protesters to “get out on the streets” in support of Labour’s anti-austerity message and build pressure for another election.
“We need people doing everything they can to ensure the election comes as early as possible,” he said.
It comes as supporters of Jeremy Corbyn plan a mass protest on July 1 aiming to pile the pressure on “Theresa and the terrorists” – meaning the PM and her new pals in Northern Ireland’s hardline DUP .
Speaking at the annual conference of the food-workers union the BFAWU, John McDonnell urged the wider TUC to mobilise workers across the land.
Shadow Chancellor, MP for Hayes and Harlington, Chair of the Socialist Campaign Group of Labour MPs and Chair of the Labour Representation Committee. John has been involved in Labour Briefing since the early years.