Backing Blair

This was nicked wholesale, with permission, from 'Chicken Yoghurt' (link updated as original link was moved).

Why am I Backing Blair?

Let me count the ways.

"Blair broke code to keep war advice from Cabinet" - 9/3
"Almost a third of the government's arms sales machine is dedicated to selling to a single regime, Saudi Arabia." - 9/3
"Several hundred people plotting" - 1/3
MRSA deaths double in four years - 24/02
700 hours to ban fox hunting, 2 days to ban habeas corpus - 22/02
Outflanked on the left by Michael Howard - 18/02
"Hard choices" - 18/02
"It makes you wonder what the other ministers are hiding." - 18/02
700 hours on foxhunting, 7 hours on Iraq - 15/02
Torture flights - 11/02
Tuition fees - 11/02
Diego Garcia - 11/02
Lakshmi Mittal
Foundation Hospitals
Bernie Ecclestone
Creationism in schools
Ozzy Osbourne but not injured soldiers
Our Culture of Fear
Imprisoned without trial
Straw wants to sell guns to China but Blair has no time for Dalai Lama
"We are asked to accept Saddam decided to destroy those weapons. I say that such a claim is palpably absurd."
Privatisation of the air
"I have no doubt that he will be exonerated."
Jackie Milburn
Blair the Stowaway
Turning unaccompanied asylum-seeking children away
Making corporate bribery easier
"Reforming" the House of Lords
Holidays with Big Tobacco
Democratic only when it suits
London Underground privatisation
Paul Drayson
Half-arsed Freedom of Information
Alastair Campbell
Alastair Campbell
Alastair Campbell
Alastair Campbell
Minimum Wage = Poverty Wage
"Tony Blair repeatedly intervened in a bid to deport asylum seekers to Egypt despite being told that they might be tortured and sentenced to death"
"Well, Britain gave its support but I did not see anything in return."
Hawks to India
Craig Murray
Pervez Musharraf
ID Cards
PFI Hospitals
Outsourcing hospital cleaners
PFI Schools
A golden future. For some.
45 minutes from Doom
The Dodgy Dossier
Ken Bigley
Margaret Hassan
Why aren't they counting the dead?

That's why I'm Backing Blair.

For starters.