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Kill all the Gentlemen - Revolt in the English Countryside

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The Guildhall Museum

Guildhall Lane

Leicester

LE1 5FQ

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Grab your pitchforks!

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Join us in Leicester’s historic Guildhall where Author Martin Empson guides us through 600 years of revolt and rebellion in the English countryside, celebrating the struggles of ordinary people - the struggle for equality, justice and a better life.

“Kill all the Gentlemen” is essential reading for anyone interested in how we, as a nation, arrived at this place of inequality and social division, how it could have been avoided, and what we can, and must, do about it.”

- Dr Louise Raw, historian and author of “Striking a light.. the Bryant & May Matchwomen and their place in history.

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Martin Empson is a long-standing Socialist and environmental activist who has written on Marxism, ecology and agriculture.

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