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After the crisis: an agenda for Britain?

All capacity of the state was put towards fighting the virus. Soon, equal efforts must be made in building a post-pandemic society

By Stephen Wright  

Photo: Andrew Parsons/DPA/PA Images

For the rest of 2020 Boris Johnson’s government has its hands full, grappling with coronavirus and its economic impact, and getting Brexit “done.” It’s not surprising that we hear less about the climate and decarbonising industry or building HS2 when the pandemic has already cost more than 40,000 lives and is not yet over, and when nothing has yet really changed in our involvement with the European Union.

But come…

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