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Gerrard Winstanley – a hero of mine

“England is not a free people, till the poor that have no land, have a free allowance to dig and labour the commons”. So says Gerrard Winstanley a leader of the Diggers,  in 1649. At the end of the English … Continue reading

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Winstanley 2

“My mind was not at rest, because nothing was acted; and thoughts ran in me that words and writings were nothing and must die; for action is life of all, and if thou dost not act, thou dost nothing.” Garrard … Continue reading

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