"Sir Oswald's peroration was one of the most magnificent feats of oratory I have ever heard. The audience which had listened with close attention to his reasoned arguments were swept away in spontaneous reiterated bursts of applause."
Monday, 23 September 2013
Churchill Jnr. mightily impressed by fascist speech
Randolph Churchill speaking in Haifa, Israel during 1955 and Sir Oswald Mosley founder of the British Union of Fascists.
In 1934, the 23 year old journalist and son of Winston Churchill wrote of Mosley's speaking abilities which he'd witnessed in Leeds:
Robert Benewick, Political Violence & Public Order: A Study of British Fascism, London: Allen Lane The Penguin Press, 1969, p.101.
Posted by The Black Rabbit of Inlé at 10:13