Why the London Bridge attack is a challenge for Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson

The difficulty for both leaders is that voters are more inclined to buy what they're selling until you tell them who's selling it.

Jeremy Corbyn delivered a speech on two subjects that have a ready audience among a British public that is still deeply sceptical of military intervention following the Iraq war. He said that British foreign policy has exacerbated the terror threat, and that British foreign policy needs to free itself from its close alignment with the United States.

Whatever you may think of those positions, they are opinions with a large constituency in the country as a whole. The same can't be...
source: New Statesman

2019-12-02 13:14
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