Conservatives: Faction Fighting and Desperation

What has this long Tory leadership contest been about now that Rishi Sunak has won? Will Tory MPs’ factional feud continue? Liz Truss, Kwasi Kwarteng, and Suella Braverman’s right-wing “populist” agenda has been rejected by the financial markets and most Tory MPs. Who were the important players in this summer-long war, and what happens next? Phil Hearse claims that Sunak’s victory represents a victory for the transnational capitalist class (TCC) over an ultra-right-wing “populist” alliance that put Truss in power.