Andrew Allison

Wise words from Sir Winston

In Uncategorized on September 29, 2007 at 4:02 pm

‘But we must never cease to proclaim in fearless tones the great principles of freedom and the rights of man which are the joint inheritance of the English-speaking world and which through Magna Carta, the Bill of Rights, the Habeas Corpus, trial by jury, and the English common law find their I most famous expression in the American Declaration of Independence.’

The above is an extract from a speech given by Churchill in Fulton, Missouri, in 1946. It is when he refers to the Iron Curtain that is descending on Europe. Mr Brown take note.

  1. That’s precisely what Brown is creating in Europe [Britain one little cog in this]. Well quoted, Andrew.

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