3 Quotes filtered by Arthur Scargill

We will pave the way for a transformation and roll back the years of Thatcherism...We will turn economic ruin into economic recovery, and above all pave the way for a General Election to elect a Labour Government.

Arthur Scargill 14/05/1984

Category: Loony Left, Trade Unions

Tags: Arthur Scargill, Loony Left, Policy, Political Parties, Trade Unions

I have never been an idealist - that implies you aren't going to achieve something.

Arthur Scargill 1974

Category: Idealism

Tags: Arthur Scargill, Idealism, Ideologies

Only a fool wants a confrontation and only a fool wants a strike.

Arthur Scargill 06/11/1977

Category: Strikes

Tags: Arthur Scargill, Policy, Strikes

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One nation banking recognises that banks must not be isolated from the rest of the economy. Because banks and small businesses must succeed or fail together, banks must lend to small businesses so we can get the growth and jobs we need for the future. As things stand, that is not happening enough. Lending was down £10.8billion last year.

Ed Miliband

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