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Labour Members Absolutely Bloody Loved Jeremy Corbyn's Speech

BuzzFeed News asked a random selection of Labour members in Liverpool what they thought of the speech with a 100% positive reaction.

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After five days marred by disagreements between members who are for and against him, the Labour leader set out to convince the party that they could defy the polls and win the next general election.

The speech was greeted by a standing ovation from members and, after they sang the party anthem The Red Flag, BuzzFeed News asked 15 random audience members what they thought of the speech.


"Refreshing, gritty, soulful."

"Interesting and strong."


"Interesting, provocative, energising."



"My dream and hope are alive again."

"A new course."


"Politics brought back to the people."

"Inspired, calm."


McGuire thought the speech representing "a broad aspiration for change, addressing challenge of a new unity."

"Speech of policy that could change the country. A Labour party united."


"Absolutely great leader for the working classes. [I've] waited 20 years +, Jeremy for PM."

"Inspirational, amazing, gives us all hope."


"Fantastic speech, based on unity and taking fight to the Tories and winning the general election. Labour in government."

"Jeremy said everything I've wanted to hear from my Labour leader. The best speech since Clem Attlee."


Jamie Ross is a Scotland reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Edinburgh.

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