The Chartist Demonstration on Kennington Common, 1848

Britain’s Chartist movement was one of those inspirational failures that people who try, against all the odds, to change the world love to talk about. They remind us not to count the game as lost until several generations after our deaths. At which point we can pretty well count on not knowing or caring who […]

A quick history of the Chartist movement — Notes from the U.K.


Chartism — Wikipedia