`George Bush

Memo 'Reveals Tony Blair Support For US In Run-Up To Iraq War'

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 18.10.2015 | UK

A previously secret memo has given an insight into Tony Blair's talks with US president George Bush in the run-up to the Iraq War. The document, wr...

Jeb Announces Run For The White House (And Don't Call Him Bush)

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- Jeb Bush finally announced his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination on Monday, promising to “fix” America should the e...

'Childish' Americans Rely On British Accents As They're Not 'Serious People'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 16.05.2015 | UK

Why is Hollywood so bedazzled by British accents? Not only does the movie industry employ plenty of actors from the British Isles, studios often force...

How George Bush Is Killing His Brother's Run For The White House

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 14.05.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- Having witnessed the protracted Miliband fratricide, which concluded with Ed’s (political) death last Friday, the US is delighting in it...

Saudi Arabia Awards 'Services To Islam' Prize To Cleric Who Blames George Bush For 9/11

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK

A controversial Indian preacher who described the 9/11 attacks as “an inside job” has been awarded one of Saudi Arabia’s top prizes for his “s...

Ed Balls' Memory Lapse Reminds Us Of These 6 Times Politicians Forgot Names

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK Politics

Ed Balls ended up derailing Labour's fightback against business critics after he agonisingly failed to name one of the party's biggest business suppor...

CIA Torture Report: The Lid Lifted?

Neil Durkin | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK
Neil Durkin

Is the long-awaited report into CIA torture during the so-called "war on terror" an exercise on transparency or something rather less than that? Seems to me it's clearly the latter...

George W Bush Undergoes Water Torture. For Charity.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2014 | UK Politics

George W Bush has joined the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise funds for ALS awareness and - we'd like to think - pay a little tribute to all those water-...

Forget 2003 - The Iraqi People Need Our Help Now

James Snell | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK Politics
James Snell

In Iraq, right now, an ancient culture is being exterminated, wiped from the face of human history. The Yazidi minority had, until recently, found relative safe haven in Kurdish-controlled areas... However, recent reversals have forced both the Iraqi and Kurdish governments to withdraw their forces from the region, as ISIS continued its murderous advance across the north and west of the country.

Cheney Is STILL Trying To Find A Link Between Saddam And Al-Qaeda

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 12.07.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- A couple of weeks ago, Dick Cheney, along with his daughter (rumoured to be the only willing collaborator), published an opinion piece in ...

Cheney Predicts US Will Suffer Terrorist Nuclear Attack

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 25.06.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- Former vice president Dick Cheney has predicted that the US will suffer a “far deadlier” terrorist attack than 9/11 before the end of ...

Dick Cheney Has Not Only Lost His Mind On Iraq - He's Lost His Audience

Paul Vale | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK Politics
Paul Vale

Whereas Cheney could once rely on the Republican hierarchy and a US national media to take note, now the former vice president is now forced to scramble for hits on YouTube, his inane ramblings on foreign policy, the Obama administration and the crisis in Iraq competing unsuccessfully with the latest J-Lo album teaser and a video on how dogs react to humans barking.

Mehdi Hasan

I Warned You About This, Tony

HuffingtonPost.com | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK Politics

SEE ALSO: ISIS Annual Report Reveals 7 Disturbing Statistics From Terror Group Sweeping Iraq There is "absolutely" a link between the invasion of I...

Architects Of 2003 Iraq War Blame WHO For Current Crisis?

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK

Tony Blair’s utter lack of contrition for his role in the current crisis in Iraq made headlines over the weekend with London Mayor Boris Johnson cal...

Who, Me? Tony Blair Denies Iraq Crisis Responsibility

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 15.06.2014 | UK Politics

The looming civil war and bloody insurgency in Iraq were caused by the West's failure to intervene in Syria, not the 2003 invasion to topple Saddam Hu...

Mehdi Hasan

7 Quotes From Bush, Blair And Co On How Invading Iraq Would Help Us.. Beat Al Qaeda

HuffingtonPost.com | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Politics

It wasn't just about WMDs. Among the main justifications cited for the assault on Baghdad in 2003, without UN authorisation, were the alleged ties bet...

The Iraq (Chilcot) Inquiry, and the Greatest Scandal of Our Generation

David Lawley Wakelin | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK Politics
David Lawley Wakelin

Just about every day in Iraq at least one person, if not scores more lose their lives wrecking family after family as a direct consequence of the US /...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Whitewash?

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 30.05.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Friday 30 May 2014... 1) WHITEWASH? It's not often I agree 100% with the splash headline on the fro...

George W Bush Has Revealed Some New Paintings

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.04.2014 | UK

George W Bush is displaying his slightly eerie portraits of world leaders in the first exhibit of his work as an artist. The portraits, which inclu...

Secret Blair-Bush Iraq Talks To Be Published

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.12.2013 | UK Politics

The government is preparing to publish more than 100 classified documents detailing private conversations between Tony Blair and George W Bush in the ...

The Chilcot Inquiry Sinks Into the Sand

Matt Carr | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
Matt Carr

In the last fortnight a number of media commentators accused Russell Brand of naivete and political ignorance for his criticisms of the democratic system and the limitations of the right to vote. This week, however, the British public were presented with further evidence of how hollowed-out the democratic process has become, when the Chilcot Inquiry revealed that it was being denied access to 25 notes sent by Tony Blair to George Bush, and 130 documents relating to conversations between the two architects of the Iraq War, in addition to dozens of records of cabinet meetings.

Mehdi's Morning Memo: So Close, Yet So Far

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 10.11.2013 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Sunday 10 November 2013... 1) SO CLOSE, YET SO FAR The west and Iran were so close to reaching an agreement ...

Bush Will Speak At £100k Dinner, Fundraising To Convert Jews To Christianity

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.11.2013 | UK

George W Bush is set to be the keynote speaker at a fundraising dinner for a controversial group that aims to convert Jews to Christianity. The for...

Russell Brand In Conversation With Mehdi Hasan

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK Politics

Here's the full conversation between comedian, actor and activist Russell Brand and the HuffPost UK's Mehdi Hasan, which took place in East London on ...

'They All Go To The Same Parties'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK

When Russell Brand met Mehdi Hasan on Monday night, they played a word association game. So Mehdi asked Russ, at an event for HuffPost UK in London...