Ladies with their children were in many of the rooms into which the slugs fired by the Chartists
were flying, and threatening instant death to every person present.
University of South Wales historian, Dr Rachel Lock-Lewis, said there were 50 Chartist
lodges in South Wales in 1839.
poetic voice turns once more to the plight of his fellow Chartists
In the first part, Vanden Bossche analyzes how Tory and Whig papers agreed that any Chartist
action, whether peaceful or violent, was revolutionary.
The hope expressed during the Arab Spring is now replaced with dismay at slaughter in Syria and concern about the pseudo-coup in Egypt but the example of the Chartists
should still inspire all those denied justice who harbour hope.
rejected O'Brien's principles and accepted much of the liberal political economy that he condemned, while many prioritized non-economic concerns.
In "Modes and Methods of Mining Poetry," Bridget Keegan and John Goodridge explore a subgenre of working-class poetry quite different from that of the Chartists
Second group is the Chartists
who trade on exogenous shocks.
The Occupy Wall Street generation has lived all their lives under the protections that the 1838 Chartists
The idea, both for the Chartists
and the Commission, was to make each vote, wherever it is cast, of equal value.
were clear, for example, that men had a duty to think through the implications of their voting choices on the women of their community, clearly indicating the connection between the vote, power and responsibility.
In a rich and meticulously researched book Mike Sanders has stridently retrieved Chartist
poetry from the margins.