The Liberal Democrat leader said Ward's remarks made him "unfit" to stand.
Organisers on the left believe the Walthamstow MP is the ideal target for political, personal and geographical reasons.
And so, until there is a better plan on the table, I will vote against bombing Syria, says Owen Smith.
The decision is finely balanced: but I'm voting to extend our airstrikes, says Dan Jarvis.
Chi Onwurah lays out why she'll be voting against British airstrikes in Syria.
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The cost to councils of public health funerals has risen by 30 per cent in the past four years.
David Cameron's words suggest one thing, his actions quite another.
The government appears not to understand the nature of its enemy, warns Maria Norris.
Former mayor of London criticised at PLP meeting over comments on 7 July bombings.
Frontbenchers made it clear that they "would not leave the room" until the leader backed down.
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