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26 November 2009

Star Wars Episode VII: the Tory Empire

Alan Johnson on the Tatooine/Strasbourg connection

By Mehdi Hasan

Remind you of anybody? In a dig at the Tories’ recent alliance in Europe with a motley collection of Waffen-SS-supporting, climate-change-denying, Holocaust-trivialising, far-right politicians, Home Secretary Alan Johnson likened them to the characters from the “bar scene in Star Wars” in our interview with him for the New Statesman this week.

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