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Thread #95050   Message #1845320
Posted By: McGrath of Harlow
28-Sep-06 - 03:57 PM
Thread Name: Ewan MacColl - coward or traitor?
Subject: RE: BS: Ewan MacColl - coward or traitor?
I rather assume the selection of the words were a reference to the word of the Red Flag -

...Though cowards flinch and traitors sneer
We'll keep the Red Flag flying here.


As sung by the British Labour Party to wind up its Manchester conference today. (Good grief...)