"Commonly known as Father Coughlin, he was one of the first political leaders to use radio to reach a mass audience, as up to thirty million listeners tuned to his weekly broadcasts during the 1930s."
"His angry, strident tone has been viewed in academic literature as being equivalent to later 20th-century talk radio." (please see video below)
The original "Social Justice" warrior? "In 1934, he established a new political organization called the National Union for Social Justice"
Social Security Admin. https://www.ssa.gov/history/cough.html
by Susan Ronald
Current youtube videos (sometimes these links die)
Father Coughlin "Drive the money-changers from the temple!" (2 minutes)
does he remind you of anyone?
Father Coughlin speaks against the Federal Reserve (minute 1:35 to 1:40 is interesting)
gotta love those hand motions
Nice comparison of Father Coughlin - Adolf Hitler (8 minutes)
a mirror of this video: Actor Based Reality Kermit Roosevelt, Father Coughlin, Adolf Hitler, Walt Disney (20 minutes)
and another one here
A pro-Coughlin video from Northwest Front