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Explaining the Corbyn surge isn’t rocket science

The supposed all-conquering vote winners of the centre are failing to put forward a compelling case

By Josh Lowe  

Could Corbyn opponents learn a thing or two about winning elections from him? © NEWZULU/SEE LI

Jeremy Corbyn is being mobbed. As he emerges from a speech at London’s Bloomsbury Baptist Church he’s rushed by a crowd of supporters, contorting themselves into improbable positions to get a clear shot for their selfies. Grinning young women in headscarves collide with grizzled older men in pastel tones. “Get that copy of the Socialist [Worker] out!” yells a concerned supporter,…

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