The real crime of Saddam Hussein, Gaddafi and Assad wasn't their brutality but the fact that they weren't the catspaws
of the West, particularly in relation to Israel.
The event, sponsored by Chesterbased Aaron and Partners LLP Solicitors attracted entries from both professional and amateur artists, but it was Corwen resident Gerald who received pounds 1,000 for his oil landscape Catspaws
off the Land, which shows a mountainous landscape with a choppy sea.
and anti-Israel catspaws
who extend Iranian power to other parts of West and Southwest Asia.
The fact that two such resourceful and enterprising characters are ultimately revealed as mere catspaws
suggests a pessimistic view towards the possibility of forging one's own destiny.
It was made by conspiring catspaws
seeming to be caught in, in a whorl, to the centre" [Hopkins Journals 208; emphasis added]).
To suggest that Africans are basically catspaws
in a white and elite black power ploy -- as has Cobbing -- is clearly demeaning to Africans' knowledge and struggles.