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Christopher Hitchens

What's Left?Galloway Versus Hitchens; Progressives Versus Ourselves

Man, it just felt so good watching George Galloway rip Senator Coleman an extra exit hole. In May 2005, you’ll remember, while most American politicians were mincing and cowering, the Honorable Member of the British Parliament, George Galloway, told a panel of stunned US congressmen:
“Senator, in everything I said about Iraq, I turned out to be right and you turned out to be wrong and 100,000 people paid with their lives; 1600 of them American soldiers sent to their deaths on a pack of lies; 15,000 of them wounded, many of them disabled forever on a pack of lies.”

Mr. Hitchens' Habit of Subjugation

My editors at Index on Censorship magazine, London, receive lots of nutty notes from enraged readers, but this was special:
“Greg Palast’s hastily-written article entitled, Kissing the Whip. What on earth is Index doing when it allows its space to be wasted, and its reputation for seriousness lowered, by ignorance and pettiness of this sort?”