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  1. Exclusive: David Davis on “crony capitalism”

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    David Davis, the senior Conservative MP and former shadow home secretary, has launched a scathing attack on what he calls “crony capitalism” of the current government, accusing it of being “far too close” to big business and “shamelessly courting” Rupert Murdoch. Davis, who narrowly lost the leadership to David Cameron...
  2. Clegg’s tightrope

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    There was a telling moment in the press section of the audience for Nick Clegg’s question and answer session with delegates at the Lib Dem conference in Birmingham on Monday afternoon. Clegg had just dropped into the discussion a new pledge of £355m for educating girls in the poorer parts...
  3. The generation gap, not rap, is to blame for the riots

    Prospect contributor Shiv Malik responds to David Goodhart’s web exclusive article, “The riots, the rappers and the Anglo-Jamaican tragedy” Searching for the root causes of the riots David Goodhart wrote last week: “The ‘hoodie’ culture of disaffection has told young people that their inchoate anger at the ‘power,’ the system,...
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    The Daily Mail bewails the widening gap between US and UK policy on Afghanistan, and the opinion of former military chief General Lord Dannatt You need to be logged in to see this part of the content. Please either subscribe or Login to access.

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