The election of London's first ethnic minority mayor, Sadiq Khan, has tilted the political compass of the city in favour of the Labour Party. Does his election to office herald a progressive future for British politics?
- Loughborough University London
Published inEconomic and Political Weekly: a journal of current economic and political affairs
Pages21 - 23 (3)
CitationDASGUPTA, R.K., 2016. Labour wins London: Sadiq Khan and the future of British politics. Economic and Political Weekly, 51 (21), pp. 21-23.
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NotesThis paper was accepted for publication in the journal Economic and Political Weekly and the definitive published version is available at http://www.epw.in/journal/2016/21/commentary/labour-wins-london.html.