Enoch Powell’ British Politician Rivers of Blood’ Handwritten Signed Letter

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Enoch Powell' British Politician Rivers of Blood' Handwritten Signed Letter

Enoch Powell' British Politician Rivers of Blood' Handwritten Signed Letter
This is a superb signed handwritten letter on 7.5″ x 4.75″ House of Commons notepaper by the late Conservative M. P to a Mr. Winn and dated 14th of March 1963. (16 June 1912 8 February 1998) was a British politician. He served as a Conservative. Member of Parliament (195074), then Ulster Unionist Party. (UUP) MP (197487), and was Minister of Health. Before entering politics, Powell was a classical scholar. Becoming a full professor. At the age of 25 in Australia. During World War II. He served in both staff and intelligence positions, reaching the rank of brigadier. In his early thirties. He also wrote poetry; his first works being published in 1937, as well as many books on classical and political subjects. Powell attracted widespread attention following his 20 April 1968 address to the General Meeting of the West Midlands Area Conservative Political Centre, which became known as the Rivers of Blood. It pointedly criticised mass immigration into the UK. Especially from the New Commonwealth. And opposed the thenproposed anti-discrimination legislation. Being mooted at the time. In response, Conservative Party leader Edward Heath. Sacked Powell from his position as Shadow. Defence Secretary (19651968) in the Conservative opposition. The speech was immediately considered by many as a blatant demonstration of racism, drawing sharp criticism from his own party and from the press. While Powell did not consider himself a racist, his rhetoric had a lasting and malign effect… On the way in which race and migration are discussed, or not discussed. In the aftermath of the Rivers of Blood speech, several polls suggested that between 67% and 82% of the UK population agreed with Powell’s opinions. In early March following a hung parliament. He represented the constituency until he was defeated at the 1987 general election. From humble beginnings collecting the autographs of Pop Stars in the early 1960s in his hometown of Morecambe in the North West of England, Ken has gone on to expand this fascinating hobby into a full time business. All autographs will be sent out accompanied by a certificate of authenticity. The item “Enoch Powell’ British Politician Rivers of Blood’ Handwritten Signed Letter” is in sale since Monday, December 31, 2018. This item is in the category “Collectables\Autographs\Certified Original Autographs\Politics”. The seller is “writestuffautographs” and is located in Carnforth, Nr Lancaster. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Sub-Type: Enoch Powell.
  • Object: Signed Letter.
  • Type: Political

Enoch Powell' British Politician Rivers of Blood' Handwritten Signed Letter