Lindsey German born Ewell, Surrey, London, England May 13, 1951. British peace leader; socialist; opposed wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya, Gaza; ran twice for mayor of London, 2004, 2008. Co-founded and served as convenor of Stop the War Coalition, 2001; sponsored the largest British public demonstration in history under the slogan "No war on Iraq—Freedom for Palestine," 2003.
"The conflict in Syria and Iraq has been much worsened by Western intervention, both overt and covert. . . The same is true in Afghanistan and Libya. We are seeing now just what a terrible price is being paid by the people of the region. NATO is promising us more of the same, this time in the heart of Europe." (Morning Star, August 30, 2014; photo Wikipedia)