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Labour leadership hustings: “the closer you are to winning, the more vacuous”

The party needs someone fearless, who can risk the press and earn the trust of people who are justly cynical

By Rowenna Davis  

Which Labour leader can rally the party's disaffected supporters? © BBC/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Love him or loathe him, Jeremy Corbyn stood out as the candidate with the most fire last night. Perhaps there’s a kind of freedom that comes with being the outsider, but he knew why he was on stage and he articulated it. It was no coincidence that he went in for no hedging, no pandering and received most of the…

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