Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Must read

We want Blair's head. But Chilcot won't give it to us: The Guardian's Simon Jenkins on the Chilcot Inquiry.

As one perceptive commenter on European Tribune put it, these inquiries

are not intended to reach a finding that the public find credible, they exist to provide a smokescreen for a few years to cover the establishment for a few years in the hope everyone forgets about it.
The problem for the British establishment is that we won't. And neither will the ICC prosecututors in The Hague...