Ken Livingstone. Quotes
Date of birth
June 17, 1945
I'm more interested in politicians who deal with human rights in their own country rather than lecture the rest of the world.
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In the months leading up to World War II, there was a tendency among many Americans to talk absently about the trouble in Europe. Nothing that happened an ocean away seemed very threatening.