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Jeremy Corbyn needs to take Scotland seriously

The election of the left-winger could help Scottish Labour take on the SNP

By David Torrance  

Nicola Sturgeon says her government plans to focus on education standards. © Andrew Milligan/PA Wire/Press Association Images

The Scottish Labour Party has had a tumultuous year. Although it helped “win” the independence referendum almost a year ago it lost a lot of support in the process, while at this year’s general election it lost even more, ending up with just one MP.

In that bleak context, the party needs…

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