Billy Bragg, the ineffably tiresome, millionaire Socialist singer songwriter thinks more left-wing history should be taught in schools. So does the ineffably tiresome, millionaire Socialist film director Mike Leigh…
The 'kings, queens and generals' history that we teach our kids in school glosses over the strong tradition of dissent in this country. Peterloo is just one example of Britain's secret history. It should be known and celebrated by all. https://t.co/Duceqe1uVG
— Billy Bragg (@billybragg) August 16, 2018
But the bit about the Peterloo massacre not being taught just isn’t true.
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