By Nick Tyrone
The 2017 basic election used to be intended to bring about a landslide victory for the Conservative celebration. in its place, we observed a hung parliament in its wake. The election was once additionally imagined to result in a lack of attainable party-finishing proportions for Labour. because it occurs, Labour won round thirty seats national, together with in Wales and Scotland, areas which appeared very unlikely earlier than might had made up our minds to name the poll.
The consequence of the election has made Jeremy Corbyn and his acolytes invincible in the Labour get together, with all naysayers silenced for now through the surprise consequence. it sounds as if, all that might be required now's ‘one final heave’ to get Corbyn into No. 10.
But what if the Left’s difficulties run a lot deeper than that?
Furthermore, what if 2017 was once a freak consequence, one who will strength the left to head down a highway that would finally result in the wipe-out we anticipated final time around? What if the placement we’re in now's easily considered one of ‘apocalypse not on time’ for the British left?
This booklet examines the place the Tories, Labour and everybody else in among sits now – and the place that would lead us all next.
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