Harold Joseph Laski (30 June 1893 – 24 March 1950) was a British Marxist, political theorist, economist, author, and lecturer, who served as the chairman of the Labour Party during 1945–1946, and was a professor at the London School of Economics from 1926 to 1950.
Harold Laski was born in Manchester on 30 June 1893 to Nathan Laski and Sarah Laski (née Frankenstein). Nathan Laski was a ... more »
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''A second-class mind dealing with third-class material is hardly a necessity of life.''Harold Laski (1893-1950), British political scientist. letter, Aug. 31, 1916, to Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.. The Holmes-Laski Letters, ed. Mark DeWolf...