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Class war plus banter: Ash Sarkar speaks to ourEconomy

The journalist and political activist talks to us about Jeremy Corbyn's political agenda and the coming UK general election.

Laura Basu
9 October 2019, 2.59pm

At this year's The World Transformed, we chatted to Novara Media's Ash Sarkar.

She spoke to us about the coming UK general election and a possible Labour Party agenda of zero carbon by 2030, a four day working week, universal basic services, dismantling the hostile environment and abolishing private schools.

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