By Richard Seymour
Jeremy Corbyn, the unconventional left candidate for the Labour management, won—and gained big
With a landslide within the first around, this unassuming antiwar socialist beaten the competition, dealing an incredible blow to the Blairite competition. For the 1st time in many years, socialism is again at the agenda—and for the 1st time in Labour’s heritage, it defines the leadership.
This e-book tells the tale of ways Corbyn’s upward push used to be made attainable by means of the lengthy decline of Labour and a deep quandary in British democracy. It surveys the makeshift coalition of alternate unionists, younger and precarious staff, and scholars who rallied to Corbyn. It exhibits how a unique social media crusade grew to become the media’s “Project worry” on its head, creating a advantage of each accusation thrown at him. and eventually it asks, with all of the artillery that remains ranged opposed to Corbyn, and given the crisis-ridden Labour social gathering that he has inherited, what it will suggest for him to succeed.
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