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Unpacking the British Muslim protest vote against Labour

Gaza has had a significant impact on the UK elections.

Despite a resounding Labour victory, the party suffered deep cuts in a number of key seats - thanks to an organised and angry British Muslim voter base that sought to send a clear message.

Five independent candidates campaigning on Pro-Palestine platforms managed to overturn Labour majorities - including former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

In 32 seats with more than a 20% Muslim constituency, Labour lost on average 24% of its support.

We examine the numbers, and the lessons they teach about the changing political landscape.

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