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Today: Who are the blue collar workers?

May 15th, 2015

Episode 364 of 1744 episodes

Labour is often perceived as the traditional party of the working classes, but with a comprehensive-school heavy cabinet and the promise of northern devolution, the Conservatives are positioning themselves to gain popularity among blue collar workers. Could the Labour vote collapse like it did in Scotland? Lord Glasman is a Labour peer and founder of the “Blue Labour” movement and David Skelton is a founder and director of Renewal, a campaign group with aims to broaden the appeal of the Conservative Party.

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