We should take pride in seven decades of refugee protection, and it is a principle we must uphold in the future too.
Posts Tagged: Czechoslovakia
Chris Whitehouse: One elderly recipient burst into tears with joy at the delivery. My own story of anti-communist smuggling.
In my case, the contraband was books – taken into then communist Czechoslovakia through a network linked to the charity Aid to the Church in Need.
The opposition has already demonstrated their courage and fortitude. By all indications, for Europe’s last dictatorship, change is finally coming.
Johnson’s task is to hire the right people and back them as long as they are getting things done, no matter who they offend in the process.
Why is the Party so mistrustful of Tory intellectuals? We mourn the passing of our former contributor.
Jesse Norman: Conservatism, the party leadership, and the future of our country. Why I am considering standing.
If you believe in this idea of conservatism; if you want new faces at the table; if you share these ambitions, then please say so.
For a really serious British foreign policy failure, look at Chamberlain’s attempt to appease Hitler
Tim Bouverie has written a fascinating account of the slide towards the Second World War.
Iain Mansfield: May’s new plan isn’t perfect, but it’s practicable. However, it can only work if treated as her bottom line.
Paradoxically, the Prime Minister can only deliver her proposals if the Government now prepares actively for No Deal.
Throughout the Cold War there were many good people on the Left who held to what was right. Then there were people like Corbyn and Milne.
His new thriller is readable, but lets the British Prime Minister and Establishment of 1938 off far too lightly.
Deep down, Corbyn regrets the outcome of the Cold War. Even now, when the full horror of its legacy is clear, he can’t bring himself to renounce Marxism.