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If 'hanging on' is a measure of success, Corbyn's Labour has gone backwards

"After all the sound and fury (sort of...) of the local election campaign, the results are largely in. The somewhat remarkable result is that not much has changed. This is remarkable because at this stage in the electoral cycle, opposition parties would be expected to pick up seats hand over fist as governing parties get punished for making unpopular decisions."

Read the full article by Dr Alistair Clark, Newcastle University Politics on the ibtimes website 

 

published on: 12 May 2016