Tag: tony blair

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Clive Lewis: ‘Do I still think that I can think things through in a sexist, racist way? Yes I do’

Waiting in the side room of Clive Lewis’ office at OPEN Norwich, we wonder whether the Norwich South MP wants to be Labour leader after his pal (most of the time) Corbyn. He’s got all the right qualities. We can hear him laughing next door: charming. Tick. He was in the army. Toured Afghanistan. Tick….

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How long will we wait for the Chilcot Inquiry?

The biggest stain upon the New Labour government, and the event which delivered perhaps some of the best satire of recent years: BLair, the Iraq war refuses to be forgotten. In 2009 Gordon Brown announced the Chilcot Inquiry would look into Britain’s role in the Iraq War and score a line under the unfortunate chapter…

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Russell Brand, Tony Blair and the Iraq War inquiry

Russell Brand revels in shining his spotlight on corrupt politicians. Recently he devoted an episode of his YouTube channel, The Trews, to Tony Blair and the Iraq War Inquiry entitled “Tony Blair Not In Jail? I Literally Don’t Understand”. Brushing over Brand’s cheap shots at Blair’s gesticulation and ad hominem arguments contrived purely for laughs,…

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