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Good morning America! As the first anniversary of the Iraq war looms and US politics limbers up for a bruising presidential election, Prospect goes to the USA. This issue (a bumper 96 pages) is an America special, partly designed to raise our visibility over there. We now sell more than 25,000 copies worldwide but only about 1,000 of these in America; it’s time the superpower paid more attention. Indeed, we cannot help the modest feeling that the world needs Prospect to flourish a little in America. There are not many current affairs magazines that can dig as deep as we…

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