Tariq Ali is a British Pakistani writer, journalist, historian, filmmaker, political activist, and public intellectual. He is a member of the editorial committee of the New Left Review and Sin Permiso, and contributes to The Guardian, CounterPunch, and the London Review of Books. He read PPE at Exeter College, Oxford.
|An economic failure becomes a radicalizing force only when an alternative exists||Economics, The Economy & Fiscal Affairs ;Social Sciences|
|Fox Televison News is reaching Third Reich standards of media coverage of world affairs.||Media, Journalism & The Press|
|If you're not engaged in challenging the lies of the system, what's the good of living in this society?||Morality, Ethics & Conflict of Interest|
|Stories of the Crusades are still told in Moslem cafes and families as if they occurred yesterday.||Religion & God|
|The United States, of course, is determined to diversify Europe to such an extent that it becomes a meaningless entity.||States. Nations & Nationhood|
|This system isn't working.||Politics, Politicians & Political Campaigning & Fund Raising|
|We all joke about Bush. You go to a meeting and just say “Bush” and everyone will laugh.||Politics, Politicians & Political Campaigning & Fund Raising|