The Killings of Tony Blair 

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  • Time: 18:00 - 21:00
  • Location: Rupert Beckett Lecture Theatre, Michael Sadler Building  
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Dept. of Arabic, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies, University of Leeds presents:

The Killings of Tony Blair

Film showing followed by audience discussion
with George Galloway, Peter Oborne, Stephen Fry, Will Self, Clare Short, David Davis, Noam Chomsky, Craig Murray, Seamus Milne, Matthew Norman, Ken Livingstone.

A meticulous documentation of […] the catastrophic and illegal invasion of Iraq, the deaths of perhaps a million people and the region being plunged into sectarian chaos

(The Spectator)

Presented with such avarice and duplicity, the stomach churns and the mind recoils

(Culture Whisper)

Sanctimonious documentary

(The Guardian)

If you need a nauseating reminder of why so many Brits feel alienated from the political centre, here it is

(Time Out)

See also: Tony Blair: Avarice, Aggression, AftermathPanel presentations followed by audience questions, on Wed. Nov. 2, 6.00-9.00 pm.

All welcome

These events are intended to promote civic debate of the issues raised. The views expressed are those of the filmmakers and speakers, and do not necessarily reflect the position of the University of Leeds.