Yet there is a solidarity between the chosen few and the masses which produce them; each has a duty to the other.
The new national feeling demanded that all Arabs should be free men, so the caliph ordained that all Arab slaves should be freed on easy terms. The solidarity of Arabia survived the first foreign conquests.
The precepts about the keeping of holidays, the enactments of Edmund restricting private vengeance, and the solidarity of kindreds as to feuds, and the like).
They nevertheless maintain throughout their widespread territory a certain national solidarity, thanks to common speech, traditions and usages.
This was called the " solidarity pledge," and, united under its sanction, what was left of the Labour party contested the general election of 1894.