On Fri, Jun 01, 2001 at 01:55:20PM +0100, Cross David - dcross wrote:
> The New Labour version starts like this:
> 
> "The people's flag is lightest pink,
> It's not as red as you might think."

How things have changed.

'Mr Heseltine, whose mane of golden hair has given him the nickname
 of Tarzan, apologised for waving the ceremonial mace around his head
 like a mediaeval battle axe. "I was unwarrantably provoked by the
 singing of the Red Flag," he said.'

http://www.guardiancentury.co.uk/1970-1979/Story/0,6051,106906,00.html


The internationale is a better song though.

 .robin.

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