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Jeremy Havardi is an historian, journalist, and long standing political activist from London, England. Havardi was educated at Haberdashers Aske’s School, in Elstree before he later went on to study at Bristol University and King’s College, London. He has earnt degrees in Philosophy, History and Law. Havardi has written numerous articles on terrorism, antisemitism and the Middle East over the last decade. These articles have been published in The Guardian, The Australian Jewish News, The Commentator, The Times of Israel and The Gatestone Institute. Similarly, Havardi also has a regular columnist for the Jewish News, a London-based newspaper.

Having over 20 years’ experience concerning the promotion of Jewish and Israeli interests, Havardi’s aim is to tackle the hypocrisy and double standards present within the anti-Zionist movement. He is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and has written four books, predominantly on modern history, including research conducted on Churchill and British war films. Havardi has most notably released Projecting Britain at War: The National Character in British World War II Films, Refuting the Anti-Israel Narrative: A Case for the Historical, Legal and Moral Legitimacy of the Jewish State and The Greatest Briton: Essays on Winston Churchill’s Life and Political Philosophy.


“The [essays] are literate, well-written, and cite a variety of published sources… the book is best considered as a new introduction to Churchill and his times…”
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“Britain’s most famous politician of the twentieth century, Sir Winston Churchill, was not only a great wartime leader but also an inspiring orator, officer in the British Army, historian, artist, bricklayer and prolific writer, the only prime minister ever to have received the Nobel Prize in Literature. He was the first person created an honorary citizen of the United States and is still revered at home, where he was overwhelmingly voted the greatest Briton of all time in a BBC poll. Nevertheless, Churchill remains one of the most controversial figures in modern history, with critics alleging that he was a diehard imperialist and warmonger, a racist, a bitter opponent of the working class and maverick opportunist. Was Churchill a democrat or a reactionary? Did he invent the tank? Was he a school dunce? Jeremy Havardi’s balanced, well-researched and generally sympathetic book demolishes much of the myth-making surrounding the great man, setting out to correct the historical record in a stimulating collection of essays. Havardi examines Churchill’s political philosophy and shows how he anticipated many important debates facing the world today.”
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