Labour's bitter infighting sparked by Tom Watson's attack on the hard left

The deputy leader said the Momentum movement, which backs Jeremy Corbyn, and union Unite are plotting a coup that would “destroy” the party

Tom Watson has sparked bitter infighting by accusing the hard left of trying to seize control of Labour.

The deputy leader said the Momentum movement, which backs Jeremy Corbyn , and union Unite are plotting a coup that would “destroy” the party.

He said: “I see this as a battle for the future existence of the Labour Party . This is high stakes.”

The attack came after Momentum’s Jon Lansman was taped saying that if Len McCluskey were re-elected as Unite...
source: The Daily Mirror

2017-03-21 00:19
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