21WIRE | She’s now in the same category as Tony Blair, George Bush and others who couldn’t manage to tell the truth.
By Patrick Henningsen 21st Century Wire March 24, 2011 Received wisdom states that if you understand history and apply it to the present day, you stand a better chance of not making the same mistake twice. It’s also true that the victors write the history of world events- one of the spoils of war we […]
By Andrew McKillop 21st Century Wire March 15, 2011 G8 foreign and state ministers meeting in Paris today decided to do… nothing, in order to end Ghadafi’s revenge drive against insurgents, still employing his air force to bombard remaining bastions of insurgent power in eastern Libya. The drive by France and Britain to impose a […]
By Patrick Henningsen 21st Century Wire March 9, 2011 As far as paperback novels and heroic British failures go, few can top events in Libya this week. Eight British men – including six SAS soldiers and a James Bond-style MI6 agent, dropped by helicopter in Benghazi under the cover of night, only to be surrounded and […]