LISTEN: John McDonnell Reads Mao To Osborne

25 November 2015, 14:57

John McDonnell Mao

It's become the most talked about moment of the Autumn Statement: when John McDonnell produced the Little Red Book and read some Chairman Mao quotes.

Soon, #LittleRedBook was trending on Twitter - but even before that, Osborne responded to his Labour rival.

The stunt seemed to backfire, with lots of abuse for McDonnell online - including from our own Iain Dale.

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