Eleanor Roosevelt and Winston Churchill argue about British imperialism

Eleanor Roosevelt once subjected Winston Churchill to a diatribe on the subject of British imperialism. "The Indians have suffered for years under British oppression," she declared.

"Are we talking about the brown-skinned Indians in India who have multiplied under benevolent British rule," Churchill retorted, "or are we speaking about the red-skinned Indians in America who, I understand, are now almost extinct?"

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