Frank Field MP
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Aneurin Bevan said that priorities were the language of socialism. How might Bevan apply his dictum to the the newly erupted debate on selling council houses in posh areas, using the money raised to build social housing in less prosperous areas?   A health warning. Back in the 1960s I tried to persuade the Wilson and Callaghan governments to sell council houses. I believed the policy to be right and that it would help reposition the Labour Party as the party of the aspiring class....
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