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An expert told us why Brexit was a horrifying reality check for the Labour Party

Matthew Goodwin

The result of June’s EU referendum sent shockwaves throughout UK politics.

For the Labour Party, it triggered a parliamentary effort to oust Jeremy Corbyn which resulted in a divisive and bruising leadership contest which comes to an end this weekend.

But Brexit did not just result in creating mayhem at the top of the opposition party. The result, according to politics professor Matthew Goodwin, was a symptom of a much bigger and deeper problem for the party.

Goodwin told Business Insider that Labour has totally lost touch with its traditional vote. The Brexit vote was a clear sign of the “disconnect” between the read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com