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If Labour wants real change, it should elect a woman leader

1 month ago   |   By Huck Mag

Prior to the leadership race, many figures across the Parliamentary Labour Party expressed the view that their next leader had to be a woman. After all, the Conservatives have managed to elect two female Prime Ministers despite their numerous anti-women policies , while Labour has so far managed none.
But ambition and tribalism always trump good intentions. After the election, multiple men announced they were standing and were rewarded with a flurry of nominations. To pass to the next stage, candidates for leader and deputy leader must receive 10 per cent of current members of Parliament...
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