Author Archives: Tim Ireland
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Independent – Campaigners accuse ministers over Bush visit: Anti-war campaigners have accused ministers of caving into American pressure by keeping protesters well away from a reception for George Bush in Downing Street tomorrow…. Scotland Yard said it had not banned … Continue reading
The Times – Britain shamed as Iraqi interpreters are resettled in squalid tower blocks: The first Iraqi interpreters to be offered refuge in Britain are living in fear in squalid tower blocks in Glasgow, The Times has learnt. They complained … Continue reading
So that was the weird shudder I felt on the Underground as I left Westminster early this afternoon; it was a thousand or so people directly above me turning around and saying “WTF?!” in near-unison. It’ll be interesting to see … Continue reading
Let me tell you this for nothing; George W. Bush is unlikely to be ferried in through the front gate on Sunday: In fact, there are workmen busily removing scaffolding by the rear entrance today. The closure of Whitehall “for … Continue reading
Bush was ignored* in Germany and attracted a modest 1000 protestors in Rome. Here, authorities are taking no chances; Brown has to make nice with George ‘Warmonger’ Bush and already there are red faces and Brown stuff everywhere. About the … Continue reading
Brown can’t honestly expect 42 days to pass through the Lords. This was a bloody dangerous attempt at a show of power, with a pathetic result. There’s bound to be plenty of talk about the support from Northern Ireland that … Continue reading
BBC – BBC uncovers lost Iraq billions: A BBC investigation estimates that around $23bn may have been lost, stolen or just not properly accounted for in Iraq. For the first time, the extent to which some private contractors have profited … Continue reading
The Raw Story – Kucinich presents Bush impeachment articles: Kucinich, a 2004 and 2008 Democratic candidate for the White House, abandoned a prior attempt to begin impeachment proceedings against Bush in January of this year. In April of 2007, Kucinich … Continue reading
Ministry of Truth – Exclusive: Dorries to Face Standards Inquiry Liberal Conspiracy – Dorries facing Standards investigation – updated The smart money is on a totally defiant and somewhat bonkers response sometime today on Nadine’s not-a-weblog. (Find out more about … Continue reading