Just how similar are Clement Attlee and Jeremy Corbyn?
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Are Clement Attlee and Jeremy Corbyn similar?

The post war Labour leader Clement Attlee is having something of a resurgence: lots of Jeremy Corbyn supporters revere him for his radicalism.

His government was the government that brought us the NHS. And now a biography about him published last year has won the Orwell Prize for political writing.

Author of Citizen Clem, John Bew, gives the Today programme his take on whether Jeremy Corbyn is similar to Clement Attlee.

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