Friday, February 22, 2008

Because A Stiff Upper Lip Was Asking Too Much

"Support for development in Africa; peace in the Middle East; fair migration; dealing with climate change; and creating international institutions ‘fit for these tasks’."

- Frank Furedi, author of Invitation To Terrorism: The Expanding Empire of The Unknown, listing what Tony Blair called ‘British values’ in the NewAge. This appeared in Spiked!

"Very soon there will be no more George W. Bush to dump on, hide behind, and blame for the widening cracks in the Atlantic alliance. Instead Europeans may well have to call on the old pro, Commander-in-Chief Barack Obama, to lead them in negotiating sessions with jihadists, Iran, and Russia."

- Victor Davis Hanson, explaining how Europe's going to get there, in the National Review Online