Economist Mark Weisbrot on Jeremy Corbyn, Truth as an Effective Political Weapon

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In the UK, Prime Minister Theresa May is trying to hobble together a majority in parliament following the shocking defeat of the Tories and the victory of the Labour Party, led by left-leaning Jeremy Corbyn.

What was the political context across Europe that made this progressive victory possible, and what lessons can the U.S. glean from such a win?

Our guest is Mark Weisbrot, economist and political columnist with the Center for Economic and Policy Research.

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