In this podcast episode, we feature a rebroadcast of a radio speech by Sir Winston Churchill on March 5, 1946. The dramatic timing of the speech was that the Soviet Union was increasing its control of Eastern Europe following World War Two. It was also the first public speech that used the expression,
- Click this link for a transcript of this speech.
- Click this link for the background on the Iron Curtain dividing Eastern and Western Europe during the Cold War.