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Left said Fred 14th March 2009

As Tristram Hunt (April) points out, Friedrich Engels—the part-owner of Ermen & Engels—was clearly a generous benefactor to the Marx family. But the issue which his admirers seem most reluctant to address is whether this generosity extended to the workers employed in his own factory. Were the wages and conditions imposed by capitalists Ermen & Engels significantly different from those of other Manchester workers at this time?

Ivor Morgan Lincoln

Yes he can 27th March 2009

Most of Bartle Bull’s “criticisms” of Obama (April) are outright distortions. Obama never claimed that…

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