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  1. Tony Benn, original name Anthony Neil Wedgwood Benn, also called (–63) 2nd Viscount Stansgate of Stansgate, byname Wedgie, (born April 3, , London, England—died March 14, , London), British politician, member of the Labour Party, and, from the s, unofficial leader of the party’s radical populist left.. Though a fierce critic of the British class system, Benn came from a.
  2. The British Labour Party politician Tony Benn (born ) held several cabinet positions between and He was a leading socialist and advocate of "participatory democracy." He gained perhaps even greater notoriety in later years when he published a series of tell-all diaries about the British cabinet. Anthony Neil Wedgewood Benn was born in.
  3. Oct 01,  · Tony Benn was one of the 20th century's most charismatic politicians. The Best of Benn showcases his powers of original thinking and communication over seven decades. From "the baby of the house" to a retired widower, he was a consistently radical campaigning voice on issues such as the death penalty, the case against the European Union, opposition to war and support of workers' rights/5(23).
  4. Tony Benn was a renowned British politician who served as a Member of Parliament for a period of forty-seven years. He was born to a Viscount who although gave him a luxurious childhood but contradicted his socialist ideologies.
  5. Anthony Neil Wedgwood Benn (3 April – 14 March ) was a British politician, writer, and diarist. He was a Member of Parliament for 47 years between the 19general elections and a Cabinet minister in the Labour governments of Harold Wilson and James Callaghan in the s and s. Originally considered a moderate within the party, he was identified as belonging to its Chairman: Andrew Murray, Jeremy Corbyn.
  6. Tony Benn was born on April 3, in London to William Wedgwood Benn who was the first Viscount of Stansgate. His father was a Liberal member of the Parliament but joined the Labor Party later. Benn was exposed to politics and its nuances since a very young age.
  7. Tony Benn has 69 books on Goodreads with ratings. Tony Benn’s most popular book is Letters to my Grandchildren: Lessons for the Future.
  8. Tony Benn would dictate onto tape his account of the daily events at the heart of the government. Keith Jones looks back on the highlights.

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