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Gordon Brown’s Labour leadership intervention won’t work

The former Prime Minister has made the case for the Labour party's moral duty to seek power

By Josh Lowe  

Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown during his "power for a purpose" speech at the Royal Festival Hall in London. © John Stillwell/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Read Gordon Brown’s full speech here

Pacing like a caged lion against the backdrop of a slate-grey sky and Tony Blair’s “millennium wheel,” Gordon Brown today delivered a strong defence of electability as a core Labour value in a speech in…

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