Jan 102009

Oliver Kamm was also at the recent meeting at the Royal Society of the Arts. He writes about it in his Times blog. He doesn’t have a very high opinion of Martin Linton.

Someone else not to be taken seriously, I discover, is Martin Linton MP, who recalled that the first President Bush had withdrawn loans to Israel. Bush did no such thing: Linton is confused between the concepts of a loan and a loan guarantee. The George H.W. Bush administration in any case did not withdraw loan guarantees from Israel but made them conditional on cessation of West Bank settlement.

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  1. […] from the RSA dried up. Was there anything to link Kamm and the RSA? Well, we know Kamm was at a meeting at the RSA in early 2009  and also wrote for the RSA […]

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