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Momentum 'sexist and crass' for Nandy slur; Campaign group accused of undermining Labour leadership hopeful with incorrect welfare cuts film

Jan 31, 2020 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

MOMENTUM has been accused of smearing a Labour leadership candidate after it shared a video which claimed she failed to vote against welfare cuts when she was in fact on maternity leave. The pro-Jeremy Corbyn campaign group was last night accused of resorting to "sexist and crass" tactics in a bid to undermine rivals of Rebecca Long-Bailey, its chosen candidate to succeed Mr Corbyn.

It came after Cardiff Momentum, a local group, posted a video on Twitter that suggested that Lisa Nandy, MP ...