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Cycnos | Volume 28 n° Spécial

The Last Utopia: the Demise of Social Democratic Britain (since 1979)

“ “The question that hovers above the Iraq inquiry is – since the evidence on Saddam Hussein’s weaponry was so flaky and the post-war planning so atrocious – why on earth Tony Blair did it. One theory, albeit not the one likely to be offered by Mr Blair himself, is that his militarism and messianism, the mix of responsibility and entitlement that he evinced, are part of the inheritance of all post-imperial British leaders …. If Empire is the backdrop of Britain’s foreign entanglements, it is also implicated in the ...”

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