“NEEDLESS KOWTOWING”….On the occasion of the 200th anniversary of parliament’s passing of the Abolition of Slavery Act, Tony Blair expressed “deep sorrow and regret for our nation’s role in the slave trade.” Today, Niall Ferguson says that Blair’s “needless kowtowing over slavery” was the proximate cause of Iran’s seizure of 15 British sailors and marines a week ago. It demonstrated weakness, you see.
Seriously. That’s what he said. Click the link if you don’t believe me.