Left-Winger Jeremy Corbyn Wins U.K. Labour Party Leadership

Jeremy Corbyn stands alongside Labour Party leadership candidates Andy Burnham, Yvette Cooper and Liz Kendall, after being announced as the new leader of Britain's opposition Labour party.

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Labour chose its most socialist leader in at least 30 years, signaling a further drift away from the free-market policies that brought the party electoral success under Tony Blair.

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