Kate Andrews writes for City AM

Kate Andrews, News Editor at the Institute of Economic Affairs has written for City AM on the Labour Party and Jeremy Corbyn’s politics.

In her article Kate argues that the Labour manifesto was not nearly as moderate as Labour MPs want to claim. By rallying behind it post-election, MPs will be implicated in Corbyn’s bid for a full-blown spending spree. Does the moderate wing of the Labour party really think that a £250bn infrastructure project, financed solely on borrowing, is financially responsible? Pandering to radicalism and populism is not worth the short-term power play. The failures of socialism are always exposed. Going down with it will sting even more if it was never your ideology to begin with.

Read the full article here.