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(Untitled), 15 Jun 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/52/32-34

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Letter from James Ramsay Macdonald (House of Commons) to WSC giving the views of a committee of the Labour Party on sections in the Trade Union Bill concerning: the right of union branches to membership of local trades councils in view of the fact that this might entail political action; the danger and impracticality of requiring that unions should not be involved in the promotion of ideas which judges might interpret as Socialism; the right of unions to subsribe to such bodies as the Tariff Reform League or the Free Trade Union. Signed typescript.


  • Creation: 15 Jun 1911

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