‘The young are not habitual socialists; they are capitalists for whom capitalism is not working. Rather than specific policies, the crucial reason why Labour were able to capture young votes is that they have tapped into Millennial consumer frustrations, not their innate socialist leanings. From an early age, Millennials were primed for the market; growing up in the longest consumer boom in history but they were also guaranteed to be frustrated, given they entered adulthood during the longest recession in history. Read full article here