Henry Mayers HYNDMAN, economist. Founder, Social Democratic Federation, 1881, National Socialist Party, 1916; Founder and Editor, Justice, 1884.
HYNDMAN, Henry Mayers was born in 1842 in London, England.
Bachelor of Arts University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom 1863.
Converted to socialism whilst a wealthy young man by his reading of Marx’s Capital, he became Britain’s first important socialist political leader. His various books expounded Marxism in a readable style to the British public. He was a determined advocate of Indian self-government and an opponent of British imperialist policy.
Journalist and political leader.
Founder, Social Democratic Federation, 1881, National Socialist Party, 1916. Founder and Editor, Justice, 1884.
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