April 24, 2014
Tony Blair's Toxic War on 'Islamism'
Seumas Milne, The Guardian
The Associated Press
The neocons are back. That toxic blend of messianic warmongering abroad and McCarthyite witch-hunting at home – which gave us Iraq, Afghanistan, Guantánamo and the London bombings – is coursing through our public life again. Yesterday the liberal interventionists' hero, Tony Blair, was once more demanding military action against the "threat of radical Islam".
TAGGED: Syria, Islamism, UK, Tony Blair