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Corbyn, the IRA, Hamas and Terror

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In 1961, at the age of 87, philosopher Bertrand Russell was sentenced to seven days imprisonment for his involvement in CND protests. Fellow defendant Christopher Logue describes Russell’s exchange with the magistrate who sentenced him:

Mr. Reece: “It is a sad thing for a man of your age, my Lord, to be taking part in these activities.”
Russell: “Your Worship, I came here to save your life. But having heard what you have to say, I do not think that the end justifies the means.” (From Prince Charming)Bertrand Russell CND committee of 100 Read the rest of this entry »

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June 4, 2017 at 11:24 pm