Labour leadership contender Jeremy Corbyn (right) has admitted that he divorced his wife of 12 years Claudia Bracchitta (left) in 1999 – because she refused to send their son to a failing comprehensive school.He said: 'I don't like dragging personal things into my political life. I don't criticise anybody else for what happens with their children, and I don't expect people to interfere with my children's lives.' Mr Corbyn (left) will face Yvette Cooper (second left), Andy Burnham (centre) and Liz Kendall (far right) in the run off to be Labour leader. And even when I let it out of my chest, it wasn’t love. Telling someone you love them doesn’t mean that you do.host's husband Jeff Tietjens filed for divorce after 20 years of marriage. According to a source, the two will remain friends. Why wasn’t I getting reciprocal lovey-doveyness when we were first married? From Disney movies to my favorite shows like “The Office” to practically every pop song released, love is constantly sold as an emotion we have before we’re married.
His then wife, the left-wing Chilean campaigner Claudia Bracchitta, refused to let the then 11-year-old pay the price for his father's political beliefs and decided to send him to a grammar school nine-miles away from their home on the outskirts of London.
But she was left squirming in a radio interview when she refused to say Labour spent too much.