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Successive wars have shaken it but not destroyed it . Well within living memory it
was common for “ the redcoats ” to be booed at in the street and for the landlords
of respectable publichouses to refuse to allow soldiers on the premises .
... of dynamite will ever teach what century he is living in , but who will at any rate
interpret the law according to the books and will in no circumstances take 24 THE
LION AND THE UNICORN.
The standard of living of the Trade Union workers , whom the Labour Party
represented , depended indirectly on the sweating of Indian coolies . At the same
time the Labour Party was a Socialist party , using Socialist phraseology ,
thinking in ...
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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