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Keir Hardie

Hamilton Fyfe

Keir Hardie

by Hamilton Fyfe

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Published by Duckworth in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hardie, J. Keir -- 1856-1915.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Hamilton Fyfe.
    SeriesGreat lives -- no.57
    The Physical Object
    Pagination140p. ;
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17180348M

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Great book on Keir Hardie, who was one of the founders of the Labour Party in the UK. He started work in a coal mine at 8, was completely unschooled but rose to high political office. Not a brilliantly written book, but it a fantastic window into Hardie's times, his life, /5. Oct 27,  · Keir Hardie book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This is the biography of former Labour leader Keir Hardie. I am an agitator, h /5.

Keir Hardie: His Life, Our Legacy Baroness Bryan of the Keir Hardie Society, and author Vince Mills deliver a talk on the life and legacy of the first Labour MP.

Oct 20,  · Keir Hardie was a founder and the first parliamentary leader of the Labour Party. At the turn of the nineteenth century he was Labour's most famous face.

But despite being voted Labour's 'Greatest Hero' at the Party Conference, in recent years /5(48). Keir Hardie News May 30, · Living the Dream is a very British perspective on neoliberalism and how the past is directly linked to the present and the future of British adamwbender.comers: K.

The Keir Hardie calendar: A quotation from the writings and speeches of J. Keir Hardie for every day in the year. What Would Keir Hardie Say. Keir Hardie is a significant figure in British history.

He is known as the founder of the Labour Party but his influence went much wider. years after his death the question is still often asked, “What would Keir Hardie say?”. Keir Hardie: A Biography (Classic Reprint) [William Stewart] on adamwbender.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Excerpt from J. Keir Hardie: A Biography The one man of all Keir Hardie's associates most fitted to write an account of his life and work was the late J.

Bruce Glasier. His knowledge of the Labour and Socialist movement in all its phases and aspectsCited by: 2. Keir Hardie Society. likes · 27 talking about this. The Keir Hardie Society aims to keep alive the ideas and promote the life and work of Keir Hardie.

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Like Ramsay MacDonald and Ernest Bevin, James Keir Hardie was an illegitimate child. He was the son of Mary Keir, a farm servant living in the small mining village of Laighbrannock (or Legbrannock) near Holytown in the Lanarkshire coalfield.

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Keir Hardie is a significant figure in British history. He is known as the founder of the Labour Party but his influence went much wider. years after his death the question is still often asked, “What would Keir Hardie say?”A group of distinguished writers have come together to write about different aspects of Hardie’s life and legacy: Fran Abrams, Melissa Benn, Jeremy Corbyn, John.

James Keir Hardie (15 August - 26 September ) was a Scottish socialist and labour leader, and was the first independent labour Member of Parliament (MPs) in the UK Parliament, seven years before the start of the Labour Party.

He was born in Newhouse, adamwbender.com worked as a coal miner, but his bosses stopped him from working when he made a union. Keir Hardie Primary School seeks to provide a school environment where all children are safe, secure, valued, respected, and listened to.

We look forward to welcoming you to our friendly, vibrant Keir Hardie family. House Point Leaderboard – Spring Term Friday 7th February Cover of the book under review. John Callow's splendid new edition of James Keir Hardie's great work From Serfdom to Socialism — the first new edition since — not only commemorates the centenary of Hardie's death but also arrives at an important time in the Labour Party's history.

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Oct 09,  · "Hardie, James Keir," in The Encyclopedia Americana, New York: The Encyclopedia Americana Corporation () " Hardie, James Keir," in Encyclopædia Britannica (12th ed., ) Works by this author published before January 1, are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least years ago.

In Keir Hardie met Henry George, the American author of Our Land and Land Policy () and Progress and Poverty (). His friend Philip Snowden later argued: "Keir Hardie told me that it was Progress and Poverty which gave him his first ideas of socialism No book ever written on the social problem made so many converts.

May 01,  · Keir Hardie was a founder and the first parliamentary leader of the Labour Party. At the turn of the 19th century he was Labour's most famous face. But despite being voted Labour's 'Greatest Hero' at the Party Conference, in recent years his extraordinary story seems all but forgotten/5(45).

Oct 04,  · It is a bit of a challenge doing a Keir Hardie lecture as an after dinner speech. One thing the Keir Hardie Society won't be producing is a Keir Hardie joke book. As the Times Obituary rather harshly put it: "it was Mr Hardie's misfortune that he inherited more than an.

In his preface, Kenneth Morgan writes. 'Keir Hardie is by any test a decisive figure in the making of twentieth-century Britain. More than any other man. he was the maker of the modern Labour Party Yet already he seems an elusive, almost forgotten figure' It is Kenneth Morgan's supreme achievement to rescue Keir Hardie from his status as a sort of mythical figurehead and to present.Books Keir Hardie and the 21st-century Socialist Revival and others on the right of the party launch their attempts to move the party towards the “centre,” this book is thus a timely reminder of Keir Hardy’s achievements in creating a Labour Party that must continue to .Keir Hardie Society.

1, likes · 3 talking about this. The Keir Hardie Society aims to keep alive the ideas and promote the life and work of Keir Hardie.