New Britain: My Vision of a Young Country

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Fourth Estate, 1996 - Great Britain - 338 pages
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No society can ever prosper economically or socially unless all its people prosper, unless we use the talents and energies of all the people rather than just the few, unless we live up to the ambition to create a society where the community works for the good of every individual and every individual works for the good of the community, says the British Labour Party's dynamic new leader, Tony Blair.In "New Britain," we read in Blair's own articulate words how to improve the standard of living of all Britain's families; how to base a new social order on merit, commitment, and inclusion; how to decentralize British institutions of political power; and how to expand Britain's leadership in foreign affairs.

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Contents

The Challenge for Labour
3
The Radical Coalition
4
New Labour New Life for Britain
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About the author (1996)

Tony Blair was born on May 6, 1953. He graduated from Oxford University in 1976 with a Second Class Honours BA in Jurisprudence. He became a member of parliament for Sedgefield in 1983 and was elected prime minister of the United Kingdom from 1997 to 2007. In 2008, he founded the Tony Blair Faith Foundation, which promotes respect and understanding between the major religions and makes the case for faith as a force for good in the modern world. He also leads the Breaking the Climate Deadlock initiative and lectures at Yale University.

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