Poodle Blair? He was Britain’s bulldog
The Big Issue, 25 February 2013
Ten years after that demo in Hyde Park, when a million people crammed together to say “No” to the Iraq War, Tony Blair is still thought of as George Bush’s poodle.
It is intended as an insult, to show Blair up as the tongue-lolling political pet of big, bad America. But actually, this poodle-ism lets Blair off the hook, easing his burden of responsibility for the disaster in Iraq…
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