Belfast Telegraph

Saturday 10 October 2015

Losing focus on the real world

Published 24/01/2014

THE world would be a far better place if more people would just pay attention. Many of us are distracted by celebrity culture, Page Three girls and Hollywood gossip.

In 2011, the Kuala Lumpur War Crimes Tribunal (KLWCT) found Tony Blair guilty of crimes against peace, crimes against humanity and genocide as a result of his role in the Iraq war.

These crimes would never happen if people paid more attention; if people didn't let the real miscreants off the hook; if the mainstream media practiced journalism and refused to be a tool for the powerful.


Hillsborough, Co Down

From the web

Sponsored Videos

Your Comments

COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting?

Read More

From Belfast Telegraph