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Is this the end of Labour?

Corbyn's re-election means it is now a permanent party of Opposition

By John McTernan  

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Is this the end of the Labour Party? It’s hard to say, but it is definitely well beyond the beginning of the end. Jeremy Corbyn’s re-election as leader, his victory over challenger Owen Smith, has committed Labour to being a permanent party of opposition.

Corbynistas readily say that Labour’s poor opinion polls are all because of the leadership election and nothing to do with the leader. Or they are because of…

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