What do you think this story is about?

While I was writing this — having never been able to track down what I think is an old socialist fairy tale (I think this story was told to me originally at a Socialist Organiser summer camp), I came across this piece https://archive.ph/kpO9g#selection-563.0-705.246 ‘to understand modern autocrats, read Soviet children’s literature’
Margaret the Virgin
“…various miraculous incidents occurred. One of these involved being swallowed by Satan in the shape of a dragon, from which she escaped alive when the cross she carried irritated the dragon’s innards. Eventually, she was decapitated”
I found this from David Reay on Twitter (​
https://twitter.com/DReay/status/1242193740548063232?s=20&t=_8z-mvM02qAAJ-6wuuu7SA )​​
“In Canada we have the story of Mouseland where the mice always elect cats to protect them. The cats then pass laws based on what cats need.​ ​
Mouseland is an NDP standard. Popularized by Tommy Douglas and is available on a variety of websites. To listen to TD you can get the story and also a glimpse of one of our greatest agrarian socialist leaders (behind Wordsworth of course)​”
Komodo dragon. Douglas Adams: Every animal and plant is an integral part of its environment: even Komodo dragons have a major role to play in maintaining the ecological stability of their delicate island homes. www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZFMxiQrBI4




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