William Johnson Fox
Historical Period: The 19th Century
William Johnson Fox (1786-1864) was an English Member of Parliament and one of the best free trade orators in the years leading up to the repeal of the protectionist Corn Laws in January 1846. He sat in Parliament between 1847 to 1862 representing Oldham.
Quotes from William Johnson Fox:
- William Johnson Fox on the hypocrisy of the protectionists