how far did people support the war

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  • Created on: 12-06-11 15:35
  • at the start of the war most people supported it
  • some socialists and pacifists did not support the war but there was not many of them
    • George Bernard Shaw wrote "common sense about the war" but this did not sell many copies - 25,000
    • the leader of the labour party Ramsay MacDonald did not support the war so he had to reign
  • most people supported conscription when it started in 1916
    • only 50MPs voted…

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