Shaun Lawson is an academic who has recently done outstanding work dismantling anti-Labour smears.
This morning, he published a thread showing that the chief executive of polling company Opinium – which last week happened to publish a wildly-outlying poll showing Labour seven points behind the Tories – had just written an article for the Guardian advocating for “a more progressively centrist approach in British politics”.
Or even the formation of a new party:
Great work again by Shaun Lawson.
Lawson’s unease at the publication of such an article so soon after the author’s company ‘just so happens’ to publish such an outlier poll is hard to disagree with.
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