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The UK’s unconfessed war crime

The Chilcot inquiry has raised questions about legality, says Alan Storkey

THERE was a mild rinsing of hands and no expression of regret as Tony Blair appeared at the Chilcot inquiry on Friday, while the realities continued to be glossed by establishment lying. Let us recall what happened, rather than the spin.

The West, including the United States and Britain, supplied Iraq with a large quantity of weapons in breach of a United Nations’ embargo in the 1980s. The US provided aerial intelligence to help Iraq in its use of chem­ical warfare against ...

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It’s not all religion’s fault

It’s not all religion’s fault

In her new book, Karen Armstrong argues that violence comes from a deep-seated 'warrior ethos' rather than from religion. She talks to Cole Moreton  Subscribe to read more

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Clergy are ‘more like Old Labour than New’

A survey commissioned to support debates on the future of the C of E yields some interesting results, says Linda Woodhead  Read More

Fri 31 Oct 14 @ 12:49
Clergy are ‘more like Old Labour than New’ - read analysis by @LindaWoodhead here http://t.co/W9GolEjiJN

Fri 31 Oct 14 @ 10:38
NEW: Lord Hope ends formal ministry after Cahill Inquiry findings @ http://t.co/RD1c7x8mMv