Reply to post: Re: More balance please

Why OH WHY did Blighty privatise EVERYTHING?


Re: More balance please

> Conveniently missing were mentions of all the cases where companies were nationalised because the private sector failed

I was always told that the rail system was bankrupted by the Government not paying enough (or anything in some cases) for rail transport during WWII. If true, that would not be a failure of the private sector, obviously.

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