In addition to the old ‘useful idiots’, the Kims and Castros of the world know they can rely on the aid of genuine idiots, too. We ought to know better.
Posts Tagged: Fidel Castro
Are the fundamental tenets of freedom – that of association, expression, and worship – being maintained to their fullest extent? Some would say not.
In large part, it has taken the post-truth idea up because of its own electoral weakness – and the feeling that it may not be just temporary.
Bobby Friedman: All praise to Corbyn – who, in these grim times, rises to the challenge of cheering us all up
Take a man who believes so sincerely in his convictions, and who cannot possibility countenance the possibility that he’s wrong, and you strike comedy gold.
Our Executive Editor debates Brexit, identity politics and Castro with The Guardian’s Zoe Williams.
Castro’s apologists find it too painful to admit they’ve raised a feeling of belonging above moral principle.
This week, a stone bearing his name will be added to Westminster Abbey’s Poet’s Corner.
Despite progress in some countries, fewer are free than 20 years ago. Does Trump have a practicable plan – or any at all – to help turn the tables worldwide?
Andrew Thorpe-Apps: The Left’s real agenda isn’t concerned with human rights – another reason why Conservatives must fight for them
We should join organisations like Amnesty International, which has made a terrible mistake on anti-semitism, to ensure that our voices are heard.