Corbyn defies calls to shun Stop the War dinner
11 December 2015
From the section UK Politics
Mr Corbyn, seen here arriving at the dinner, recently stood down as Stop the War chairman
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has addressed a fundraising dinner for the Stop the War coalition, despite calls from some of his MPs not to attend.
Mr Corbyn said the group was a “vital force” and “one of the most important democratic campaigns of modern times”, which had brought “hundreds of thousands of people” to protests.
Campaigner Andrew Murray is replacing Mr Corbyn as Stop the War chairman.
He described the Labour leader as part …read more
Source:: BBC UK