Speaking For England
During his long life, Leo was involved both in South Africa and later in India. Julian fought alongside guerillas in Albania in WW2, whilst at the same time his brother John assisted the Nazis by broadcasting propaganda against Britain and ...more
What would you do if your kid became a broadcaster for another country that was at war with your own, and which was ruled by murderous crazy people? Leo Amery, a British politician, had the opportunity to find out during the Second World War. Things took a turn for the worse when his son John Amery, the broadcaster and speech-giver for the Nazis, was captured by Italian partisans, handed over to British forces, and charged with treason.
John Amery (usually called Jack) had been a strange pers...more