“We have done the job we joined up to do. Now we want to get back home, both for personal reasons and because we think it is by work that we can best help Britain. No indication has been given of when we will see our families again. Is it because the government wishes to talk tough with other powers?”
The Conservatives demanded to know whether the new Labour government thought there was any difference between a strike and a mutiny. Some 'agitators' or strike leaders were jailed, but public pressure through MPs led to their early release or reduction in sentences
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Jul 29, 2012; Bob Keyes bkeyes@mainetodaycom Staff Writer Portland Press Herald (Maine) 07-29-2012 Win-win-win solution: Trend benefits...