Jeremy Corbyn, just became the leader of the Labour Party in the UK. He won in a landslide with nearly 60% of the vote. To some people this means “20 more years of a conservative government” but he might have just tapped into a world-wide frustration with an increasingly unequal world.
The 66 year old vegetarian, who gets around on a bicycle is an admirer of Karl Marx. We will have to see how far left he takes the country with his strong views on nuclear disarmament, taxing the rich and nationalization of utility companies.