Stephen Kinnock believes the campaign to keep Britain in the European Union failed because it was too focused on David Cameron and didn't give enough of a voice to ordinary people.
The Labour MP for Aberavon and pro-Remainer tells Business Insider that a deadly cocktail of anti-EU factors meant the odds were stacked against the Remain campaign right from the beginning.
He told BI: "Part of
Britain’s Labour Party did not ask for an EU referendum. They did not call it. The vast majority of them did not campaign for a Leave vote. Around two-thirds of their supporters voted for Remain. And their left-wing leader, Jeremy C...
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's opposition Labour Party should run its own campaign to persuade Britons to remain inside the European Union, lawmaker Andy Burnham, frontrunner to become the party's new leader, said on Wednesday.
Last week, ahead of Britain's epochal referendum over whether it should leave or remain in the European Union, a leading politician was killed while on the campaign trail. Jo Cox, a rising star in the Labour Party and a mother of tw...
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's opposition Labour Party will back Prime Minister David Cameron's plans to hold a referendum on the country's European Union membership by the end of 2017, its acting leader said on Sunday.