While the proximate causes of Israeli apartheid, occupation, and genocide clearly lie squarely at the feet of Israel and its chief sponsor the United States, the United Kingdom has a special responsibility.
Like other Ukrainian Waffen SS combatants, the Nazi veteran applauded by the Canadian parliament had been allowed to settle in Britain after World War II.
Britain is ramping up military spending and promoting conflict. The global South is focused on peace and co-operation. The latter is the approach that is paying dividends.
Britain’s policy on Bahrain: support a repressive dictatorship with arms and train its security forces; plus the UK’s new military base to enable British navy to add to the US military build-up against China.
Barring some dramatic and unforeseen development, Sinn Féin is on course to be the largest party and win the First Minister’s position. This would be an historic development, completely shocking to Unionism and undermining British governance in Ireland.
Britain plays only a minor role in the Ukraine conflict, in line with its reduced status as an imperial and military power. But that does not in any way remove its responsibility for the death and destruction now taking place in the Ukraine.