Labour won 70 years ago

The famous 1945 victory, cited recently as potential inspiration to win again on a radical programme, here remarked upon on BT website.
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Article makes enjoyable reading.
Mistake the article makes is to ignore how the experience of the war – people being more equal in action and having confidence in planning working – were important. Social changes rather than a simple commitment to a welfare state.