Tuesday, January 07, 2020

Potential Labour Party Leaders

In May 1930, Oswald Mosley quit his ministerial position in the Labour Government. (He was succeeded in his post by future Prime Minister Clement Attlee.) Up until his resignation, some people thought of Moseley as a potential Labour leader. In 1932 he created the British Union of Fascists.

I  don't have a strong opinion on who should be the next Labour leader but I think that thuis proves that it is important to get the right one.

That said, Andy Tea in his days as a court correspondent saw Keir Starmer acting as a defence lawyer and describes him as very bright and impressive.

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