The Real Winston Churchill

In keeping with our Great Leaders videos, which examine the legacies of some of the twentieth century’s most prominent politicians, here Richard Seymour presents the case against Winston Churchill’s elevated status as a national hero. This piece was originally published by Jacobin Magazine. CHURCHILL WAS NO HERO — HE WAS A VILE RACIST FANATICAL ABOUT […]

In Defence of Churchill

Our Great Leaders videos examine the case for and against Churchill’s status as the greatest Briton ever.  Continuing our engagement with this debate, here Richard Langworth puts forward his defence of Churchill’s legacy. VE-DAY BROADCAST, DOWNING STREET, 8 MAY 1945 (MAJ. HORTON, WAR OFFICE, PUBLIC DOMAIN) Richard M. Langworth CBE has served as Senior Fellow […]