Corbyn fights for peace.

Opposition leader calls for Parliamentary vote on military action. The last time the UK was close to military action in Syria, David Cameron, acutely aware of the mess he made of Libya, gave the elected members of parliament a vote on whether we should join the US in its quest to bomb Syria. He lost … Continue reading Corbyn fights for peace.

Blair attempting to influence from the political wilderness.

But he still doesn't get it, the British public generally despise him. If Blair publicly announced that he supports any given policy, it would immediately result in considerably more than half the population wanting the opposite. He still doesn't seem to understand the feeling of contempt most of us have for him. He has been … Continue reading Blair attempting to influence from the political wilderness.

Netanyahu: Does Abbas want peace with Hamas or peace with Israel?

Following discussions between Hamas and the PLO, it seems they might have come to an agreement to resolve their differences. I hope so, it's long overdue and the credibility of Abbas can't get much lower. Netanyahu has concluded the PLO want peace with Hamas so they aren't allowed peace with Israel which is rather odd. … Continue reading Netanyahu: Does Abbas want peace with Hamas or peace with Israel?