Jeremy Corbyn says he is stamping out intimidation in Labour Party
Jeremy Corbyn has insisted he is tackling bullying and intimidation within Labour as he claimed British society was "quite misogynistic".
The Labour leader acknowledged that "some intimidation" happened within the party's ranks but he was "stamping it out".
Mr Corbyn, who has a goal of women making up at least 50% of Labour's MPs in Parliament, also said he had "sympathy" for calls for selection shortlists made up exclusively from other under-represented groups such as ethnic minorities or the disabled.
The Labour leader was one of four men being... read more
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