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Sunak’s bizarre lurch leftwards

A ‘Conservative’ government sacks its senior conservative

25 November 2023

9:00 AM

25 November 2023

9:00 AM

Not for Suella Braverman the old wisdom that revenge is a dish best served cold. It’s hard to think of a more explosive response from a sacked minister than her letter posted on X (which got 37 million views). That was understandable after Sunak fired her by telephone and failed to issue the customary statement thanking her for her service – especially given he won the leadership last year only because Braverman delivered him the Tory right’s votes.

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