The Scottish Mail on Sunday

MEME MA­CHINE THAT LED TO YOUTHQUAKE...

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SO­CIAL me­dia memes de­pict­ing Jeremy cor­byn as David Beck­ham mod­el­ling un­der­wear and a politi­cian who doesn’t ‘play by the rules’ won the labour leader an army of young fans. Mil­lions of images and tweets were shared dur­ing the Elec­tion cam­paign, in­spir­ing a huge youth vote, boost­ing Mr cor­byn and deny­ing Theresa May a ma­jor­ity.

an es­ti­mated 66.4 per cent of vot­ers aged 18 to 24 cast their bal­lot, com­pared with 43 per cent in 2015.

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