Tag: Boris Johnson

Select period from
to
When Does Incompetence Become a Crime?
Editor's Сhoice
When Does Incompetence Become a Crime?
October 21, 2020

Patrick COCKBURN I was in Baghdad in 1998 during US airstrikes, watching missiles explode in great flashes of light as they hit their targets. There was some ineffectual anti-aircraft fire, the only result of which was pieces of shrapnel falling from the sky and making it dangerous […]

Whose Great Reset? The Fight for Our Future – Technocracy vs. the Republic
October 18, 2020

The great political crisis now is that a pandemic is being used to justify an end-run around constitutional rights, and so the mechanism that the general public might use to fight for their version of a ‘reset’ is on the verge of disappearing.

Whose Great Reset? The Fight for Our Future – Technocracy vs. the Republic
World
Britain Is Once Again on the Ropes
Editor's Сhoice
Britain Is Once Again on the Ropes
October 7, 2020

The current UK system for processing asylum seekers is already fraught with problems, but the crackpot proposals just mentioned will have costs detrimental to the environment (big ships such as ferries are major sources of pollution) as well as being a huge drain on the public purse—maintaining a refugee camp on a tiny island in the middle of the Atlantic, or Moldova (which hasn’t as yet been consulted), or PNG, will cost much more than processing asylum applications in a humane way in the UK.

Take Pity on Britain Because It Is Approaching Catastrophe
October 6, 2020

What the real people need is support and guidance from a considerate and responsible government. They won’t get it; and all we can do is pity them.

Take Pity on Britain Because It Is Approaching Catastrophe
World
Sign up for
the Strategic
Culture Foundation
Newsletter
Boris Johnson Is Failing So Badly Because He Still Thinks Like a Newspaper Columnist, a Disastrous Weakness During This Crisis
Editor's Сhoice
Boris Johnson Is Failing So Badly Because He Still Thinks Like a Newspaper Columnist, a Disastrous Weakness During This Crisis
September 22, 2020

Brexit in 2016 was Britain’s contribution to this new trend, which would certainly not have happened without the right-wing press dripping poison into its readers’ minds about immigration and the EU as the source of their troubles.

UK’s Johnson Reprises Skripal Saga for Navalny ‘Poisoning’
August 27, 2020

Never give hostages to fortune when dealing with buffoons like Johnson. It looks like Navalny is now one such hostage to anti-Russian fortune.

UK’s Johnson Reprises Skripal Saga for Navalny ‘Poisoning’
World
Pompeo on Ungainly Cold War Mission to Europe
Editorial
Pompeo on Ungainly Cold War Mission to Europe
July 24, 2020

Pompeo’s military youth he is so proud of was 40 years ago. The world has changed.

Boris Johnson Should Not Be Making New Global Enemies When His Country Is in a Shambles
July 14, 2020

Antagonising China may not be wise, particularly as it’s clear that dysfunctional leaders like Boris Johnson, Donald Trump and Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro could not control an outbreak of acne.

Boris Johnson Should Not Be Making New Global Enemies When His Country Is in a Shambles
Editor's Сhoice
More