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Scrap Labour and start again

Only real structural change can save the party

By Ed Straw  

In opposition, Tony Blair rethought his party's purpose for the late 20th Century. The next leader must do the same for the 21st. JOHN GILES/PA Archive/Press Association Images

The British people have elected just three Labour Prime Ministers in the 70 years since the Second World War—Attlee, Wilson and Blair. In the same period, Labour has entered four elections with a leader who diminished…

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