J. Ramsay McCorbyn?

Boffy
Boffy
Apr 8, 2019 · 7 min read

The requirement of a parliamentary opposition is to oppose. When that opposition is a supposedly progressive social-democratic opposition, facing a reactionary government that requirement is raised tenfold. But, at a time when the reactionary Tory government, already a minority, is teetering on the edge of collapse, with its own left-wing splintering away from it, instead of piling on oppositional pressure to force it into collapse, and a General Election, Jeremy Corbyn is riding to its rescue!

The historical equivalents are numerous, and they are all bad. The most obvious parallel is that of…