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Classi Conversations with Susan Ronald and Helen Fry
September 26, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Susan Ronald, author of The Ambassador, talks to Helen Fry
Acclaimed biographer Susan Ronald reveals the truth about Joseph P. Kennedy’s deeply controversial tenure as Ambassador to Great Britain on the eve of World War II.
Through meticulous research and many newly available sources, Ronald confirms in impressive detail what has long been believed by many: that Kennedy was a Fascist sympathizer and an anti-Semite whose only loyalty was to his family’s advancement.
“Ronald’s lucid narrative… not only examines United States resources, but also enhances the story by reviewing a multitude of British documents that few have included, resolving any ambiguities [and] leaving the reader with the inescapable conclusion that The Ambassador was a Nazi and fascist appeaser as well as a blatant anti-Semite.” — Irwin F. Gellman, Pulitzer Prize-nominated author of Secret Affairs
Also in the series:
- October 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDTVirtual Event
- October 6 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm EDTVirtual Event