LONDON (Reuters) - An official inquiry into Britain's role in the Iraq War will finally deliver its findings next Wednesday, seven years after it was set up, with attention firmly focused on how far it will criticize former Prime Minister Tony Blair.
'Look on my works, ye Mighty, and despair...' If Tony Blair's op-ed on Brexit is mournful and even elegiac in tone, that's understandable. Great Britain's vote to leave the European Union was, after all, a repudiation of his legacy as Prime Minister. Show More Summary
Since the Tony Blair years, the Labour Party has really been two parties: the dominant one was neoliberal, surveillance-happy, banker-worshipping, and it held the other party -- working people, unions, progressives, students -- ransom, with a pitch that went, "Well, you're hardly going to vote for the Tories, are you?" (more…)
I've been watching the TV news programmes all day which are firmly focused on the fall-out from the great EU referendum. Tony Blair had the best analysis if you ask me, with his analogy about someone buying a new home without even visiting, never mind living in the property, before parting with their heard-earned cash. Show More Summary
Tony Blair has said that the U.K. cannot rule out a second referendum on its EU membership, but that the priority for both sides of the debate had to be reaching a sensible deal with the bloc. Asked on the BBC’s Sunday Politics show whether he would back a second referendum, Blair said: “As I’m looking at it here, I can’t see how we could do that. Show More Summary
He's portrayed everyone from the dignified Tony Blair to the affable David Frost, but now Michael Sheen is ready to explore his sinister American side. Sheen will be writing, directing, and starring in the crime thriller Green River Killer, his directorial debut, adapted from the graphic novel Green River Killer: A ... More »
Shortly after the results of Britain’s Brexit referendum were announced, CNN interviewed a visibly shaken Tony Blair, who did his best to explain why a narrow majority of British voters had decided to leave the European Union. There was something poignant about Blair’s reaction, which managed to be calm, measured, and anguished all at the same time. Show More Summary
He’s played Tony Blair, David Frost and Dr, William Masters and now Golden Globe nominee Michael Sheen is making his feature directorial debut with Green River Killer. Adapting his 2015 Black List script, the Masters of Sex star also...Show More Summary
Fox News scored quite the interview Friday morning with former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair to get his take on the successful British referendum to leave the European Union, but decided to cut it short to hear Donald Trump speak.
If photographs of ‘the deal in the desert’ made you queasy — you remember, Tony Blair and Muammar Gaddafi shaking… The post Misadventures in Libya appeared first on The Spectator.
In the run-up to the Chilcot report, Tony Blair still thinks Iraq would have been worse off without the invasion.
Oscar-winning director Michael Moore has slammed British politics for turning the country into “a toxic place” to live. Citing Tony Blair’s decision to join the United States in declaring war on Iraq, alleged attempts to privatize Britain’s National Health Service, and the country’s impending referendum on E.U. Show More Summary
BELFAST (Reuters) - Tony Blair and John Major will say on Thursday that a vote to leave the European Union on June 23 would jeopardize the unity of the United Kingdom by undermining the peace in Northern Ireland and stoking calls for Scottish independence.
Tony Blair has said that left-wing Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has no desire to win power, and accused him of standing by and allowing Syrians to be killed. In an extraordinary personal attack, Blair, who led the Labour Party until...Show More Summary
UPDATE, 9:10 AM: Uzo Aduba, Claire Danes, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Jake Gyllenhaal, Neil Patrick Harris, Sean Hayes, James Earl Jones, Daniel Dae Kim, Diane Lane, Angela Lansbury, Lucy Liu, Marlee Matlin, Andrew Rannells and Blair Underwood...Show More Summary