James Callaghan Quote

Meantime I say to both sides of industry, 'Please don't support us with general expressions of good will and kind words, and then undermine us through unjustified wage increases or price increases. Either back us or sack us.'


Speech, Labour Party Conference, Brighton, 5 October 1977. Source: Labour Party Annual Conference Report 1977, page 217.

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Meantime I say to both sides of industry, 'Please don't support us with general expressions of good will and kind words, and then undermine us...

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Meantime I say to both sides of industry, 'Please don't support us with general expressions of good will and kind words, and then undermine us...

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Meantime I say to both sides of industry, 'Please don't support us with general expressions of good will and kind words, and then undermine us...

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Meantime I say to both sides of industry, 'Please don't support us with general expressions of good will and kind words, and then undermine us...