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Unintelligent people always look for a scapegoat. ---->>>

There never has been a war yet which, if the facts had been put calmly before the ordinary folk, could not have been prevented. The common man, I think, is the great protection against war. ---->>>

The most conservative man in this world is the British trade unionist when you want to change him. ---->>>


Nationality: British
Born: March 9, 1881
Die: 04-14, 1951
Occupation: Public Servant

Ernest Bevin (9 March 1881 – 14 April 1951) was a British statesman, trade union leader, and Labour politician. He co-founded and served as general secretary of the powerful Transport and General Workers' Union from 1922–40, and as Minister of Labour in the war-time coalition government. He succeeded in maximizing the British labour supply, for both the armed services and domestic industrial production, with a minimum of strikes and disruption (wikipedia)