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A classic MacKenzie-era front page. His evidence today was bolder than other editors'

Gone are the days when Kelvin MacKenzie could summon broadsheet media editors to discuss “growing hostility to us from [other] journalists and in Parliament”—whilst telling them, at the same time, that their shorthand was sub-par and they lacked the “intellectual ability” to work at the Sun.

MacKenzie inspires loathing in many; witness the anger when his name is mentioned in Liverpool or among former Fleet Street printers.  But for all his faults, he is admirably…

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