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And when Roger talks about the frightened ones running away from the bombs, I immediately thought of...

And when Roger talks about the frightened ones running away from the bombs, I immediately thought of my days when I was young and I had to wear these gas masks. 6 more words

Gerald Scarfe

All the children had to wear a gas mask in case of a gas attack...

All the children had to wear a gas mask in case of a gas attack by the Germans. They tried to make the masks like Mickey Mouse faces so the children would like them. 17 more words

Gerald Scarfe

So the whole of war, when you look at it is probably run by...

So the whole of war, when you look at it is probably run by professional soldiers, and the rest of them are just recruits, or people who are just forced to join the army. 7 more words

Gerald Scarfe

Gerald Scarfe - Milk Snatcher, The Thatcher Drawings

Wed 7th Oct 2015 – Sun 24th Jan 2016

Gerald Scarfe’s satirical depictions of Margaret Thatcher span a 22 year period and illustrate the turbulent career of one of the most significant and controversial political figures of recent times. 67 more words

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The Israel-bashers (and a surprising defence)

I present you here with some media clips in which we hear the same old same old  – Israel-bashing from the usual suspects.

First, UN Watch brings us William Schabas, the biased official who was forced to step down as chairman of the UNHRC’s committee of inquiry into the Gaza War that bears his name, as he is interviewed by Stephen Sackur on BBC’s Hard Talk. 873 more words

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