” Political pundits in Delhi and Islamabad have berated the West for its relativism and double-standards. After all why should Britain have a nuclear arsenal but not India? It is a reasonable question. “


” Independence is the only way Scotland can realise its full political and cultural potential in the 21st century. “


” Scotland’s political identity was destroyed, and a huge Scottish emigration to North America followed the brutal Highland clearances. These included every layer of Scottish society, not just the remnants of the defeated clans. “


” As a political current, Maoism was always weak in Britain, confined largely to students from Asia, Africa and Latin America. “


” The Greek city-states politicised citizen and subject, creating institutions that were way ahead of anything in China or India. The politicians of antiquity exercised a political and military, if not economic, hegemony on the culture as a whole. The idea of democracy was first born and practised here. “


” The only continent where social movements have led to political parties that have pushed through serious social and political reforms is in South America. “



All 6 Tariq Ali Quotes about Political in picture


Political pundits in Delhi and Islamabad have berated the West for its relativism and double-standards. After all why should Britain have a nuclear arsenal but not India? It is a reasonable question.
Independence is the only way Scotland can realise its full political and cultural potential in the 21st century.


Scotland
As a political current, Maoism was always weak in Britain, confined largely to students from Asia, Africa and Latin America.
The Greek city-states politicised citizen and subject, creating institutions that were way ahead of anything in China or India. The politicians of antiquity exercised a political and military, if not economic, hegemony on the culture as a whole. The idea of democracy was first born and practised here.
The only continent where social movements have led to political parties that have pushed through serious social and political reforms is in South America.