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Tony Blair’s New Project: Block Brexit

21 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

The former British prime minister jumps back into the political game with a new organization to counter anti-EU populism.

Tony Blair: 'Too Much Hostility' Keeps Me From Retaking a Frontline Role in British Politics

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has conceded that he cannot have a frontline role in British politics because he faces such hostility in the country he once led. But speaking to the New Statesman magazine, Blair said that he...Show More Summary

Tony Blair looks to technology sector for best ideas about politics - CNET

The former UK Prime Minister wants to "build a platform" to solve the world's problems.

Tony Blair looks to technology sector for best ideas about politics - CNET

The former UK Prime Minister wants to "build a platform" to solve the world's problems.

Ex-PM Blair eyes 'vacant' centre in British politics

Tony Blair is not planning a return to frontline politics in Britain but will speak out on Brexit from the "currently vacant" centre ground, a spokeswoman for the former prime minister said Monday. Blair last month appealed to people...Show More Summary

Foreign Influence Peddling: Hidden in Plain Sight

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair is today the poster child for influence peddling by high profiled former Western politicians. He has contracts with dictators around the world, including $7 million per year to promote the United...Show More Summary

Tony Blair isn't the voice of Remainers — he is partly to blame for Brexit

Tony Blair received lots of praise for his comments about Brexit during his appearance on BBC Radio 4's Today programme on Friday. The former Labour prime minister described the Leave vote as a "catastrophe" and suggested the UK government...Show More Summary

Britain could hold second EU vote, says ex-PM Blair

Britain's former prime minister Tony Blair said Friday there was nothing preventing a second Brexit referendum and warned that the break-up would be "very, very tough" as European leaders were in an unforgiving mood. He called on fellow...Show More Summary

That Time Bill Clinton Was Worried That If We Accepted Refugees, They Wouldn’t Go Home

Back in the day, when Bill Clinton was in the White House, he had a rather candid discussion with then-UK Prime Minister Tony Blair on what...

Tony Blair has hinted at a dramatic return to politics

Tony Blair has hinted at a return to frontline politics, and insisted the matter is "an open question." The former prime minister told Esquire magazine that he was searching for a role which would help his party to reclaim the centre ground of British politics. "I don't know if there's a role for me. Show More Summary

Blair hints at return to frontline politics to save Brexit Britain

LONDON (Reuters) - Former Prime Minister Tony Blair could return to a frontline role in British politics to try to prevent Theresa May's Conservative Party from destroying the country with a so-called "hard Brexit", he said in an interview.

UK Commits to Nuclear New Build: A Critical Decision for the Future of Nuclear

More than a decade since then Prime Minister Tony Blair launched a review into UK energy policy, a positive decision has been taken to approve the construction of the first new nuclear station in the UK in a generation, Hinkley Poin...

Tony Blair is closing his complex business empire but will still work with JPMorgan

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair is closing the complex and controversial business empire he built up after leaving office in 2007. Tony Blair Associates, the umbrella association through which Blair's business dealing run, said...Show More Summary

Tony Blair Praises Hillary Clinton and Issues an Appeal to Americans

In the fall of 1999, at 10 Downing Street, I interviewed Tony Blair, who was midway through the first of his three terms as Britain’s Prime Minister. Apart from his insistence that old-style socialism was dead—a sacrilegious statement...Show More Summary

Blair sees 'chaos' if U.S. elects an isolationist president

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair on Tuesday predicted chaos if the United States elected an isolationist president, likening the withdrawal of America from world affairs to a soccer match without a refer...

Tony at His Worst: Most Weird, Cringeworthy Statements Made by Blair

UK Prime Minister Theresa May must be rather annoyed with the latest undermining comments made to French press this week by former Labour PM, and all-round schmooze-master Tony Blair.

Britain May Remain in EU After Brexit Vote - Blair

Brexit is unlikely to be reversed but the ongoing debates on the issue mean that it is possible for the United Kingdom to stay within the European Union, former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair said Thursday.

Tony Blair: Social Media Would Have Made Reform Harder

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has said that he would found it harder to complete many of his major public service reforms in the era of social media. Speaking to Politico’s “off message” podcast, Blair said that social media...Show More Summary

The Debate Over Iraq Has Been Placed on Mute in Washington

The Chilcot inquiry is a story of deceit. On July 28, 2002, the British Prime Minister Tony Blair wrote a memorandum to American President George W. Bush about Iraq. “I will be with you, whatever,” Blair wrote with teenager’s diction. Show More Summary

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