Here’s our view at the Observer on the Labour leadership- too many candidates still ducking the hard truths about why Labour lost so badly
Labour leadership candidates must stop ducking the truth : leadership candidates should be judged according to the extent they can build a broad coalition that unites Conservative-leaning swing voters, working-class voters and younger voters.
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“The bar is low for Observer leader-writers and any number of hacks could probably do it. We can already tell that many journalists have the cynicism and spinelessness and lack of integrity that makes them suitably placed to write pieces such as this…”
The Observer view on why Labour leadership candidates must stop ducking the truth | If the party is going to prepare for power it must recognise its weaknesses before preparing to build a broad electoral coalition
The Observer view on why Labour leadership candidates must stop ducking the truth | Observer editorial