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... readers are likely to have been offended because I have used the word “
England ” oftener than “ Britain ” , as though the whole population dwelt in
London and the Home Counties and neither north nor west possessed a culture
of its own .
And considering what energy the self - made men possessed , and considering
that they were buying their way into a class which at any rate had a tradition of
public service , one might have expected that able rulers could be produced in ...
In England there is only one Socialist party that has ever seriously mattered , the
Labour Party . It has never been able to achieve any major change , because
except in purely domestic matters it has never possessed a genuinely
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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