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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