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Labour frontbencher apologises to Sir Keir Starmer after describing business as ‘the enemy’

Labour frontbencher apologises to Sir Keir Starmer after describing business as ‘the enemy’

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Sir Keir Starmer has revealed one of his top team has apologised after describing business as "the enemy".Shadow tourism minister, Alex Sobel, was "wrong" in his comments, according to the Labour leader, who added that under him, the party was "very clearly pro-business". Image: Sir Keir Starmer stressed Labour was 'pro-business' under his leadership Speaking on a podcast with environmental activist Simon Moore, Mr Sobel said of his relationship with business: "When I first became an MP, I was like, I am not taking a meeting with any of these people."These people are the enemy, you know."I'm a socialist, my job is to effectively transform society so that we have a much more mixed economy and we don't have huge global corporations whi...