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Keir Starmer picked to lead UK Labour Party

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"...I will tear out this poison by its roots,”

While Sir Don Starmer valiantly sallies out to tilt at anti-semitic windmills in his party, he will do nothing to fight and defeat the real foes of democracy by removing the venom from the fangs of the English right-wing gutter press, whose daily doses of deadly poison have for decades infected the brains of the electorate and incapacitated rational thinking and public discourse. As a result, they got the wrong man in the wrong place at the wrong time: the hapless clown prince Boris and his clueless cohorts whose utter ineptitude dealing with a national emergency becomes manifest by the day to all with eyes to see and a brain to think.

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Thank goodness. First working class Labour leader since Kinnock. Not a Corbin clone.

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Not very optimistic, to be honest, that he's the man to stand up to the eugenicist monsters in Number 10. We can but hope though...

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The conservatives will be in power for the next ten years. That would make 20 years in power. Labour destroyed itself and Corbyn was destroyed by the media.

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While he looks the part, he’s hardly electrifying.

A resounding ‘could have been worse’ from me.

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Couldn't have been worse than that nut corbyn, hard to believe he hung on in there after the most embarrassing defeat for Labour, ever. And that against the biggest charlatan, ever.

Labour are finished.

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Labour are finished

Again? Yawn.

People said Labour were finished after they lost 4 on the run to the Tories. They then won 3 on the run and people said the Tories were finished.

Both have been ‘finished’ in my lifetime.

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Another win for the Labor patriarchy.

Alfie: Not very optimistic, to be honest, that he's the man to stand up to the eugenicist monsters in Number 10. We can but hope though...

Boris Johnson a eugenicist - where does such malarkey come from?

zichi: That would make 20 years in power. Labour destroyed itself and Corbyn was destroyed by the media.

Not the media - Corbyn is an anti-Semite. Attacking Jews in Europe isn’t a good look and not the way to gaining power.

Labour are finished

With the exception of Japan, politics is typically cyclical. Times change, electorates change, national and world events change that will swing politics. I am still surprised that Republicans are able to win office in America given that the country has essentially evolved into a nanny state fully dependent on deficits to maintain their social programs and personal livelihood. This general national attitude is perfectly suitable for a Socialist political agenda. America will continue to move in that direction until the system collapses from the inherent instability of any socialized system of government that overextends.

Labour will have it’s day again.

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It seems that as a Politician, when you raise concerns over Israel, then you have effectively signed an end to your Political Career.

I'm no fan of Corbyn, but there-again, I do not trust Politicians in general. As a person, however, he seemed to be a nice Guy - but again, I've never met him, so can't tell.

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I think, the Labour Party, in order to Win, should focus not upon Foreign Relations, but those at home. This is after all, what it should be standing for... looking after the needs of the peoples of the UK. Get your own house in order before helping others, is a common statement within the UK, so why not take that up, and do it. Look inwards and address local racism with the UK first, then once thats been sorted, start looking outwards upon how the UK can help other nations. But as of right now... the UK needs more help internally than it should be providing externally.

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