By Nick Tyrone
The 2017 common election was once intended to bring about a landslide victory for the Conservative get together. as an alternative, we observed a hung parliament in its wake. The election used to be additionally presupposed to lead to a lack of attainable party-finishing proportions for Labour. because it occurs, Labour received round thirty seats national, together with in Wales and Scotland, locations which appeared most unlikely ahead of may possibly had determined to name the poll.
The consequence of the election has made Jeremy Corbyn and his acolytes invincible in the Labour social gathering, with all naysayers silenced for now by means of the surprise end result. it appears, all that would 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 end result, person who will strength the left to head down a street that would finally lead to the wipe-out we anticipated final time around? What if the location we’re in now could be easily certainly one of ‘apocalypse behind schedule’ for the British left?
This publication 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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Apocalypse Delayed by Nick Tyrone