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It is a land of snobbery and privilege , ruled largely by the old and silly . ... normal
time the ruling class will rob , mismanage , sabotage , lead us into the muck ; but
let popular opinion really make itself heard , let them get a tug from below that ...
One of the dominant facts in English life during the past three - quarters of a
century has been the decay of ability in the ruling class . In the years between
1920 and 1940 it was happening with the speed of a chemical reaction . Yet at
But the navy is only partially , and the Air Force hardly at all , within the ruling -
class orbit . It must be admitted that so long as things were peaceful the methods
of the British ruling class served them well enough . Their own people mani .
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It seems harsh to criticise George Orwell's optimism when he implies that socialism has become inevitable: he was writing in 1941, I thought so in 1980. Sadly, Ronald Reagan, Margaret Thatcher and ... Read full review