Thought for the day

"People do not expect to find chastity in a whorehouse. Why, then, do they expect to find honesty and humanity in government, a congeries of institutions whose modus operandi consists of lying, cheating, stealing, and if need be, murdering those who resist?" -- H. L. Mencken

Stuart Littlewood rebuts the UK government's vacuous and deceptive arguments rejecting a petition calling for a review of its foreign policy in light of reports of Israeli apartheid – arguments which appear to be designed to buy Israel more time to steal Palestinian lands.>>