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“You were great when you resigned. You should do so more often.”

London beggar

offering advice to Robin Cook after he resigned from the Labour cabinet over the war

“We will not distinguish between those who committed the acts of terrorism and the countries that harboured them. That is the first principle of American policy. It is fundamental to winning the war against terror. Does this entail a risk we will find ourselves in conflict with other governments? Sure it does.”

Richard Perle

key George Bush adviser

“We are heading downhill towards near catastrophe. If we go on living by the sword, we will continue to wallow in the mud and destroy ourselves.”

Yaakov Perry

one of the four former heads of the Israeli Shin Bet security service

criticising the Israeli oppression of the Palestinians

“Swarming, grunting masses of jackals.”

Conrad Black

on investigative journalists

“I have an extravagance that knows no bounds.”

Barbara Amiel

wife of Conrad Black

“Cowboys from hell.”

Graffiti on US tanks

put there by US soldiers


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Inside the System
Sat 22 Nov 2003, 00:00 GMT
Issue No. 1"
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