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This week, Corbyn proved that Labour finally stands for something

In “The Battle for Number 10,” the Labour leader outlined the kind of country he wants to build; one where people at the top pay a little more to ensure a better future for young people

By Ellie Mae O'Hagan  

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn (centre) adjusts the tie of Jeremy Paxman as they stand alongside Sky News political editor Faisal Islam during a joint Channel 4 and Sky News general election programme recorded at Sky studios in Osterley, west London. Photo: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire/PA Images

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Is it any surprise that Jeremy Corbyn performed better than expected in last night’s televised leader interviews? Or that Theresa May failed to impress? It shouldn’t be.

For Corbyn to have confirmed the hyperbole written about him in the press, he’d have needed to arrive wearing a pro Hamas t-shirt, and given a speech about how he was…

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