Ex-Scottish Labour leader Jim Murphy launches scathing attack on Jeremy Corbyn
A former Scottish Labour MP has launched a scathing attack on his party’s leadership, claiming Jeremy Corbyn and his team are “intellectually arrogant, emotionally inept and politically maladroit”.
Jim Murphy, who led the party in Scotland from 2014-15, made the damning remarks in a full-page advert in the pages of the Jewish Telegraph.
The dramatic intervention follows weeks of accusations that Mr Corbyn has failed to tackle anti-Semitic elements within his party.
Mr Murphy, who represented East Renfrewshire until 2015, the constituency with the largest Jewish population in Scotland, said... read more
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