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Joining and leaving the Labour Party

I joined the labour party the day after the 2015 general election and resigned on 19th January 2017.  Jeremy Corbyn’s stance on the Article 50 bill was the final straw but I had been feeling uncomfortable for months.  Labour should have been a natural fit, the more so for some of Corbyn’s policies, but it wasn’t. What had gone wrong? Continue reading