William John Miles

An Australian far right author and activist. Miles became active in the far right during the Interwar Period, becoming associated with nationalistic, anti Semitic and pro Axis groups and individuals. He became involved in the intellectual fascist organisation known as the Australia First Movement, being a frequent contributor to their publication The Publicist.

Miles would go on to found the Rationalist Press Association, based on the larger English Rationalist Association that would become associated with the AFM during this period. Miles headed the RPA until his death in 1942.

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