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Richard Nixon Turns Out to Be Even Worse Than We Thought

Will Black | Posted 22.05.2013 | UK Politics
Will Black

Nixon's case shows the lengths some politicians will go to seize and maintain power. As well as gaining and maintaining power by malicious and illegal means, Nixon has helped tarnish the reputation of politicians internationally. It is hard for modern politicians to claim integrity when people like Nixon make them look inherently devious, selfish and morally bankrupt. In a word - psychopathic.

Caro Shows Us the Human Side of Politics

Steven Akehurst | Posted 02.11.2012 | UK Politics
Steven Akehurst

Should you be looking for a window into the lopsided nature of the 'special relationship', you need look no further than the reverence with which political classes on either side of the Atlantic observe the others internal affairs.

Jackie Kennedy Called Martin Luther King A 'Phoney'

The Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 14.11.2011 | UK

Jackie Kennedy criticised a host of world leaders including Martin Luther King, Charles de Gaulle and Indira Gandhi, the US broadcaster ABC has reveal...