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Posted By: GUEST,Mavis Enderby
06-Nov-12 - 03:51 AM
Thread Name: The Jarrow March
Subject: RE: Folklore: I have to ask the Brits-The Jarrow March
There was an ill-considered idea to invoke the Jarrow March as part of protests over fuel prices in 2000: Link

Without wishing to wade in to the arguments above I'd say the conditions of hardship and hunger mentioned in the article are more relevant today than in 2000.