Day: October 2, 2013

The History of One-Party Dominance in Wales, Part 1: the Rise and Fall of the Liberals

Posted on 2 October 2013 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

This is the first of three posts on the history of electoral politics in Wales, which focus on the lop-sided nature democracy has tended to take here. Vaguely modern political parties in Britain emerged in the latter half of the nineteenth century. As elsewhere, in Britain the development of parties was inextricably linked to mass
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