- George. 1859–1940, British Labour politician, who led the Labour Party in opposition (1931–35). A committed pacifist, he resigned over the party's reaction to Mussolini's seizure of Ethiopia
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Lansbury plays her role with such relish that she emerges as a modern-day Lady Macbeth.
Lansbury was Oscar-nominated, and many feel she should have won for her juicy portrayal.
He and Lansbury spared themselves in nothing on that Committee.
The only thing wanting now is that Crooks and Lansbury should be put on the top of it.
At all events Mr. Lansbury continued his protest for five minutes longer.
His colleague Lansbury shared in the inspiring reception and addressed the meeting.
Mr. Asquith glanced carelessly at the indignant Lansbury, but sank into his seat without deigning to reply.