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"prime minister h h. asquith" Discussed on This Day in History Class
"PODCASTS or wherever you get your podcasts. This Day in history class is a production of iheartradio radio. Hello? Everyone I'm eaves in welcome to this day in history class a show that will convince you. That history can be fascinating even when you expect it not to be. Today is June. Fourth, two, thousand twenty. The Day was June fourth, nineteen thirteen. suffragette emily. Davison was trampled by a horse at the EPSOM Derby. She died four days later. The intentions of her actions leading to the accident have been a topic of debate. In one thousand, nine, hundred six Davidson joint, the women's Center and Political Union, the WSB, you was a militant political organization that campaigned for women's suffrage in the UK. At the time Davis analyst thirty four years old, and worked as a governess, but she soon left her job to work for the movement full-time. Davison was a devout Christian and advocated for socialism as a feminist in suffrage it. She was militant and often confrontational. She was arrested and imprisoned several times. She went to jail for the first time in nineteen o nine. After marching to see Prime Minister H H. Asquith with a group led by suffragette Dora Marston. She and several other women ended up being charged with. And assaulting police. Davidson was later imprisoned for throwing stones at people and setting pillar boxes on fire. While in prison she would go on hunger strikes and was forced. In nineteen twelve she jumped from a prison balcony and protests of her treatment and injured her head Vertebrae. When June fourth, nineteen, Thirteen Davison attended the derby she had to W. S. U. Flags, which bore the colors purple white and green. She found a spot at Tattenham. Corner the last bid for the final straight. As the horses came round. TATTENHAM Corner Davison ducked under the railing and onto the track. Once he made it onto the track. King George the fifth struck her. Davison was knocked unconscious in Horse Bill in through office. Jockey Pervert Jones. The incident was Connor Camera. Davison and Jones were taken to the hospital Jones had concussion. Sent home, but Davidson never regained consciousness and died from a fracture at the base of her skull on June eighth. Davison funeral on June. Fourteenth involved a procession of thousands of people. The W. S. p. you pegged her as a martyr while the media question her mental stability and pointed to her reputation as a militant suffragette. Opinion is divided on whether Davison intended to die or just wanted to disrupt the Derby. Some historians say that she was trying to attach a flag to the horse. Other people believe that she was trying to cross the tracks in something that she was trying to pull the horse down. At the time Davison was carrying a return train to get from EPSOM and had made plans with her sister for the near future, some people point to this fact as evidence that she did not intend to die by suicide that day. When World War One broke out in nineteen fourteen WSB founder Emily Pankhurst, suspended the organisation's militant activities and focused on recruiting women to the war effort. I'm Eve Jeffcoat and hopefully you know a little more about history today than you did yesterday. And if you have any comments or suggestions time whereas you went to send us, you can send them to this day at Iheartmedia. Dot Com, you can also hit us up on social media. We're at TD. I ate podcast. Hope you enjoyed the show and we'll be back tomorrow with another episode. For more podcasts from iheartradio visit, the iheartradio APP apple podcasts or wherever you listen to your favorite shows. Hi I'm Robert Lamb and I'm Joe. McCormick and we're the hosts of the science podcasts stuff to blow your mind. This show is the altar where we worship the weirdness of reality. If anybody ever told you, you ask weirdest questions, it is time to come. Join us in the place where you belong the stuff to blow your mind podcast new episodes publish every Tuesday and Thursday with bonus episodes on Saturdays. Listen to stuff to blow your mind on the iheartradio. APP, apple, podcasts or wherever you get your podcasts. Guys it's bobby bones. I host the bobby bones show, and I'm pretty much always sleepy because I wake up with three o'clock in the morning a couple of hours later. I get all my friends together. We get into a room and we do a radio show. We share our allies. We tell our stories. We try to find as much good in the world. World if he possibly can, and we look through the news of the day that you'll care about also your favorite country artists are always stopping by to hang out and share their lives and music, too, so wake up with a.
"prime minister h h. asquith" Discussed on Secret Societies
"To negotiate international relations bear he cultivated relationships with prime minister H H, Asquith and future prime minister Winston Churchill. One year later in nineteen fourteen world war, one broke out and retina attempted to use the political relationships. He nurtured in London to push for Polish independence, however, over the course of a long brutal war retinal saw his clan's fall to pieces, though Poland did gain independence historian h Paul Jeffers writes that retinas. Political machinations caused him to be declared persona non grata by Austria branded an enemy with the death penalty by Germany and barred from England. Penniless and exiled from Europe thirty year old Renton. Jer fled to Mexico, but it wasn't long before Renton share returned to his usual penchant of leveraging relationships to influence politics, according to one of his close friends, K. Alinsky during his time, a Mexico retin your offer, the Mexican government a plan to nationalize oil for its implementation. He began secret negotiations with Washington So by the Nineteen Thirties, retinas influence stretched from Europe through South America and all the way into the United States. In one, thousand, nine, hundred, eighty, nine, Germany invaded Poland, beginning the deadliest military conflict in History World War Two. Shortly after Poland's prime-minister-in-exile General Vladislav Sikorsky prompted fifty one year old ranchers return to Europe retinue was hired as courses chief of staff in London. For the next three years, the two men were rarely apart and soon redden jer began confiding in Sikorsky. He told him about his new dream of United Europe one that would replace warfare with diplomatic conversation as a means to settle disputes and Sikorsky clearly liked what he heard due to Renton influence in nineteen, forty, one Sikorsky created a consortium of fellow exiled European government officials. Their goal was to figure out how to unify. You're up at the conclusion of the war. Redinger was highly involved in these discussions yet despite his ability to. To, influence powerful leaders. He insisted upon remaining in the background. It was important to him that he always wielded his powers of persuasion from the sidelines. Perhaps there's no better depiction of this than a story related by Polish author, Yon Palm Yan in Renton gers Memoirs Palm, Yan recounted an episode in which Sikorsky retinue were on their way to an award ceremony. However, the minute rancher discovered that he was the one to be honored at the event. He Yanked Open the door of the taxi and jumped out of the moving car. A shocked and bemused Sikorsky proceeded onto the ceremony on his own retinue could not be persuaded to attend. Unfortunately the surprising and fruitful friendship between Renton Jersey course came to an end shortly after on the night of July fourth nineteen forty-three. That evening Prime Minister Winston Churchill summoned 55-year-old written jer to ten Downing Street. Upon his arrival, Churchill in tears, told redinger that General Sikorsky's plane had crashed. The accident had occurred as he was on route to inspect Polish forces stationed in the Middle East. The flight was purely in support of the war. Had there not been a world war written. Good friend wouldn't have died. Sikorsky's death cemented retinas resolved to see Europe united. Four years later. Renters dreams or even bigger as a boy, he longed for an independent Poland as a young man, he'd seen the limitations of his dream, and the bloodshed and destruction of the first world war as an older man, he'd seen American decisively. End the Second World War with that written became an avowed atlanticists. He believed that the only way to end the incessant cycle of war and destruction was to create a group one that brought together the decision makers of Europe with their counterparts across the Atlantic in the United States. To that and fifty nine year, old Renton Chirp began ruminating in the possible creation of such a group is motivations for creating the group were honest, even noble. He had no idea that the alliance he would create wouldn't reflect his best intentions. It would leverage. To bring together the world's most powerful people, but like Renton your himself, the resulting group would operate deep within the shadows at all costs. 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Strong daily quote offer some of history's most inspirational quotes whenever you need them. Three hundred sixty five days, a year followed daily quote free on spotify or wherever you get your podcasts. Now back to the store. Sixty four year old use of written chair spent his live cultivating relationships with the elite so that he could influence politics, but after initially striving for a united Europe Retina decided he hadn't been ambitious enough. He realized that in order to escape the endless cycle of war and destruction, he would have to create a group that brought together powerful people from both sides of the Atlantic, with that in mind in early nineteen, fifty to render consulted his friend Paul. Ryan's the chairman of Unilever a European consumer goods company. Reagan's shared his views about the importance of such. Such a group. However, he believed that retina will have to pick someone to lead his group who wouldn't appear partial to any one country's aims ultimately wrench your decided that the perfect candidate was prince Bernhard of the Netherlands since Prince Bernhard had married into his title, his position in the Netherlands as the Queens, consort was largely symbolic. This meant he was unlikely to inspire suspicion in the minds of world leaders secondly retinas your new prince Bernhard was very popular in America after conveying his choice to Reich ins. An appointment was arranged between Renton Sugar and the Prince. Injures meeting with Prince Bernard was a success afterwards. They jointly reached out to the United States. As rent you're headed dissipated President Eisenhower, and his advisors knew and liked Prince Bernard. With Eisenhower's approval, more American statesman agreed to attend this meeting, which as of yet had no name. Name aside. The conference was set for May nineteen, fifty four in the Hotel de Bilderberg in Oester beak. Never Lund's even before it began, its organizers decided that the press would be excluded and no meeting minutes would be taken. There were around eighty participants at that first meeting retinue wrote in his memoirs that he was a very high powered gathering of prominent politicians, industrialists, bankers.