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Brexit: Blair Government Blamed For High U.K. Migration

5 days agoNews : Newsweek: US

Tony Blair’s government was to blame for massive EU migration that led the U.K. to demand an “emergency brake” on migrant benefits, the European Commission president has said. “In 2004, the U.K. did not use the transitional periods that...Show More Summary

Tony Blair: To Defeat Anti-Semitism We Must Defeat Radical Islam

Europe must not only defeat violence in order to tackle rising anti-Semitism in Europe but the “very ideology” of radical Islam, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair said at a Brussels dinner to commemorate International Holocaust...Show More Summary

Blair calls for ground troops to battle Islamic State group, says airstrikes not enough

Air strikes are “not enough” to stop the spread of the Islamic State (IS) and Western nations need to send ground troops to Syria and elsewhere in the Middle East to battle the jihadist group, former British prime minister Tony Blair said Tuesday. Blair, who served as a Middle East peace envoy after his ten […]

Understanding the Caliphate Curve

A report by the Tony Blair Faith Foundation found that the Syrian rebels were mostly Islamic Jihadists and that even if ISIS were defeated there were 15 other groups sharing its worldview that were ready to take its place. And that’s just in Syria. The official ISIS story, the one that we read in the […]

Tony Blair Refuses to Attend Inquiry Into Libya-Backed IRA Terrorism

Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair has declined to take part in a parliamentary inquiry into the Irish Republican Army (IRA) bombings using Libyan weapons, local media reported Friday, citing Blair’s response to the chairman of the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee.

British Labour Party Pays Tribute To Late Member Alan Rickman

3 weeks agoNews : Newsweek: US

Tony Blair’s former spin doctor on Thursday joined other voices from Britain’s Labour Party in paying tribute to the late actor Alan Rickman, a former member. “Alan Rickman was a supporter of the Labour Party when it was far from fashionable...Show More Summary

Tony Blair: 'European Unity has Never Been More Important'

3 weeks agoNews : Newsweek: US

European unity has never been more important, never more needed and never more obviously in the interests of the countries that make up the European Union. Parts of the right want to break up Europe on the basis that it is a bureaucratic conspiracy against the nation-state. Show More Summary

This new Amazon show almost used Donald Trump's face as the mask of a killer

Donald Trump was nearly the face of the killer on Amazon's upcoming original series "Mad Dogs." Amazon's drama is based on the British series, in which the villain wore a mask of former British prime minister Tony Blair. As with the UK show, the producers of Amazon's show looked at politicians, including Bill Clinton. Show More Summary

‘Mad Dogs’ Mulled Donald Trump Mask For Killer – TCA

Producers of Amazon’s adaptation of Mad Dogs toyed with the idea of having the killer wear a Donald Trump mask. In the original British series, the killer wears a Tony Blair mask.  “We thought about who it could be and went through various...Show More Summary

Muammar Gadhafi Warned Ex-U.K. Prime Minister Tony Blair His Ousting Would ‘Open Door’ to Jihadis

4 weeks agoNews : Truthdig

    Britain’s former Prime Minister Tony Blair, left, meets the deceased former Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi at his desert base south of Tripoli in 2007. (Leon Neal / AP) Transcripts of two fraught telephone conversations between former...Show More Summary

NBC's Mitchell Hypes 'Special' Tie Between Bill Clinton and Tony Blair

Andrea Mitchell touted how "the [Bill] Clinton-[Tony] Blair relationship was, indeed, special" on Friday's NBC Nightly News, as she reported on the release of transcripts of conversations between the two former leaders during the former's presidency. Show More Summary

Telephone Transcripts Show Warm Rapport Between Bill Clinton, Tony Blair

Newly released telephone transcripts show former President Bill Clinton and former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, men long identified as cut from similar political cloth, had a candid, frank and warm relationship.

Bill Clinton Told Tony Blair About The Benefits Of Punching Hams?

last monthHumor / odd : Snopes

While Blair and Clinton did share inside jokes and information, it is not try that Clinton confided he likes to punch slabs of ham.

Most of Those Viral Clinton-Blair Conversations Are Fake

last monthTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The Clinton Presidential Library recently released transcripts between President Bill Clinton and British Prime Minister Tony Blair dating back from the 1990s. The real conversations are candid and illuminating. But many transcripts that are being passed around on social media are fake. Read more...

Bill Clinton once told Tony Blair that Vladimir Putin had ‘enormous potential'

Former President Bill Clinton once praised Vladimir Putin's "enormous potential" in a phone call with then-Prime Minister Tony Blair of Britain, according to new transcripts of their phone conversations released by Clinton's presidential...Show More Summary

This guy is posting hilarious fake conversations between Bill Clinton and Tony Blair

LONDON — After a series of phone conversations that took place between Bill Clinton and Tony Blair during their years in power were made public recently following a BBC Freedom of Information request, many websites have been reporting...Show More Summary

Exchange of the Day

From the newly-released transcripts of conversations between President Bill Clinton and British Prime Minister Tony Blair. Blair: “Yes, Bill. Nice to hear from you.” Clinton: “I apologize for call you so late in the evening.” Blair: “That’s quite all right. [...]

Transcripts Reveal Bill Clinton & Tony Blair’s Concerns After Princess Diana’s Death

The private conversations between Bill Clinton and Tony Blair just hours after Princess Diana‘s death have been revealed in a series of newly released transcripts. During their phone calls,… READ ON

Blair And Clinton: The Peace Process And Fatherhood

last monthNews : Huffington Post

Records of conversations between Tony Blair and Bill Clinton between 1997 and 2000 - obtained by the BBC - shed new light on their terms in office. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.

‘That choirboy look’: Clinton and Blair transcripts released

last monthNews : Newsweek: US

The surprisingly intimate relationship between former U.S. President Bill Clinton and ex-British Prime Minister Tony Blair has been revealed in transcripts of conversations between the two men, following a BBC freedom of information (FOI) request. Show More Summary

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