COLDTYPE Issue 126 October 2016 – is now on line

17 October 2016 — Coldtype

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BLOOD AND FIRE AND SLAUGHTER – The world’s top politicians and elite media lauded Shimon Peres as a great ‘peacemaker’ after his death last month. Robert Fisk recalls a different side of Peres, a man of blood and slaughter. We’re also re-running Fisk’s greatest indictment of Peres – 17 Minutes In Qana – which first ran in ColdType 20 years ago. In other stories, Danny Katch wonders what Hillary will do without Trump should she become President, David Francis Taylor asks why Brits shouldn’t mock their Queen, William Blum takes a look at the new Cold War, and Will Steacy chronicles the agony as a great newspaper struggles to survive. And much more  . . .

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One thought on “COLDTYPE Issue 126 October 2016 – is now on line

  1. Tad Davison says:

    Interesting to see how many British politicians, past and present, joyously describe themselves as ‘friends of Israel’. I wonder if we could press them to account for their allegiance to and enthusiastic endorsement for, a cruel and despotic regime. Some people would never dream of taking 30 pieces of silver under any circumstances!


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