We are also further than ever from equality of opportunity.

Ferdinand Mount Equality Quote

One of the unsung freedoms that go with a free press is the freedom not to read it.

Ferdinand Mount Freedom Quote

For all its terrible faults in one sense America is still the last best hope of mankind because it spells out so vividly the kind of happiness that most people actually want regardless of what they are told they ought to want.

Ferdinand Mount Happiness Quote

According to Richard Clarke the former White House counterterrorism chief Bush was so obsessed with Iraq that he failed to take action against Osama Bin Laden despite repeated warnings from his intelligence experts.

Ferdinand Mount Intelligence Quote