Craig Murray

Craig Murray is an author, broadcaster and human rights activist. He was British Ambassador to Uzbekistan from August 2002 to October 2004 and Rector of the University of Dundee from 2007 to 2010.

Craig Murray Historian, Former Ambassador, Human Rights Activist

  • Seeing Through the Lies – US Edition
    by craig on February 18, 2020 at 12:36 pm

    The Guardian newspaper has taken the art of obfuscation, false implication and the subtler forms of journalistic lying to new heights in its very extensive coverage of the Roger Stone sentencing saga. It has now devoted fourteen articles in the last fortnight to this rather obscure episode of American political history. Yet in not one The post Seeing Through the Lies – US Edition appeared first on Craig Murray.

  • Time Warp UK
    by craig on February 14, 2020 at 10:02 am

    The resignation of Savid Javid yesterday as Chancellor without even presenting a budget mirrors the resignation of Lord Randolph Churchill, Winston’s father – and in so doing says something extraordinary about lack of social progress in the UK in the intervening 130 years. Chancellor Randolph Churchill disagreed with then Prime Minister Lord Salisbury over his The post Time Warp UK appeared first on Craig Murray.

  • Mourning A Terrorist
    by craig on February 9, 2020 at 1:17 pm

    The aim of this blog is to put forward reasonable points of view not easily found elsewhere, and it is important not to shy away from saying things because they run directly contrary to the popular mood. The stabbing of three people in Streatham was a tragedy, and while all are recovering, the mental and The post Mourning A Terrorist appeared first on Craig Murray.

  • Get Out and Vote Sinn Fein
    by craig on February 8, 2020 at 10:28 am

    A quick exhortation to my readers in Ireland to get out to the polling station and vote for Sinn Fein. Irish government has too long consisted of two centre right parties taking turns at the trough of public finance, and Varadkar’s slick disguise of his essential Thatcherism through social liberalism and identity politics is particularly The post Get Out and Vote Sinn Fein appeared first on Craig Murray.

  • Quick Thoughts from the Cesspool of London
    by craig on February 6, 2020 at 8:59 am

    I have been in London all week and very busy, largely on the Julian Assange campaign/Wikileaks but also researching a couple of other things. Back to Edinburgh tonight I hope. Against the background of the appalling behaviour revealed in the Wikileaks DNC leaks, I find it impossible to look at the Iowa caucus fiasco without The post Quick Thoughts from the Cesspool of London appeared first on Craig Murray.