March 12, 2014

Britain Isolated Is Britain Undone

James Bloodworth, The Independent

The Associated Press

One of the most depressing features of British politics in 2013 is the unstoppable rise of political isolationism. This applies to public hostility to immigration and the European Union but also to the conflict in Syria, where the West refused to take military action last summer not out of a desire for peace, but rather because we hoped we might have a quieter life as a result.

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