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Oldham by-election: have we underestimated Jeremy Corbyn?

After a tough month, the Labour leader had some good news last night

By Prospect Team  

Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn and new Labour MP Jim McMahon outside Chadderton Town Hall in Oldham: the town helps us understand Labour's long term decline—and opportunity. © Gareth Fuller/PA Wire/Press Association Images

After a tough month which saw disarray within the Labour Party over the extension of air strikes into Syria and counter-terror policy, leader Jeremy Corbyn has had some good news at last. The party has won the Oldham West and Royton by-election,…

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