Tuesday, 7 October 2014

Old Labour was about as bad as New Labour.

Old Labour wasn't good. Don't buy the hype.

Labours first parliamentary term, (1924), lasted only 10 months. On top of their enthusiastic imperialism they managed to oppose strikes by dockers, London tramway workers and railway workers; invoking the 1920 Emergency Powers Act against the latter two and threatening to declare a state of emergency.

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