Comics Folk Respond To The Election Of Jeremy Corbyn And Leader Of The Labour Party


Jeremy Corbyn MP has just been elected as Leader of the Labour Party in Great Britain. A radical left wing political figure, he ended up on the ballot by the skin of his teeth expecting to do poorly, but had a ridiculously high mandate from the membership of the Labour Party, even as he lacks support amongst his own MPs. But he is now a very anti-monarchist, public transport taking, non car-owning  Leader Of Her Majesty's Opposition with his own limosine and driver. His deputy has been elected as Tom Watson MP, the not-quite-as-lefty-bit-still-radical political blogger. The cartoon I did, above, for Guido Fawkes has proved rather predictive.

But here's what other comic book folk, prominent folk and, basically, anyone who's tweets I thought were interesting, said…

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