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The Corbyn experiment continues

He has been re-elected as Labour leader

By Tom Quinn  

Jeremy Corbyn celebrates his victory following the announcement of the winner in the Labour leadership contest ©Joe Giddens/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Jeremy Corbyn’s convincing 62 per cent to 38 per cent victory over Owen Smith in the Labour leadership election ensures that the party continues to navigate uncharted waters in the relationship between leaders, MPs and party members. Debates about the desirability of internal party democracy have often assumed a tension between MPs and activists over ideology and electability. Typically,…

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