May 06, 2016 at 11:38AM on Facebook

“When it comes to assessing Labour’s electoral fortunes, Corbyn is treated with all the due process of a 17th-century woman accused of witchcraft and dunked in a river. If she drowns she’s innocent; if she floats she’s guilty and condemned as a witch. Either way the verdict is never in her favour.” Yet another thing the US and UK have in common: our pundits and news organizations do all they can to minimize and discredit left-wing leaders.
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