Two weeks ago, the SKWAWKBOX exclusively outlined six tactics that senior Labour sources predicted the blairite right of the Labour party would use in a desperate attempt to regain relevance by undermining Labour’s surge:
Some started some time ago.
Number 1 ‘Attack Jeremy’s outriders’ has manifested in a number of ways, including a libellous attack on the SKWAWKBOX in the right-wing press.
Number 6 predicted a manufactured Brexit division and was seen in Chuka Umunna’s ridiculous and unwinnable Queen’s speech amendment.
Number 2 took the guise of claims about Trident when Corbyn was being lauded by hundreds of thousands of Glastonbury-goers.
And now we have number 4.
‘Desperation tactic’ number 4 predicted a ‘generic smear’:
4) Generic smear
Create a furore over some manufactured smear to achieve buy in from Murdoch press. Last year it was alleged antisemitism, which was treated as a fact even when a Tory-dominated…
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