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Junior doctors row: has Jeremy Hunt been politically savvy?

His stubbornness could pay off—or it could backfire catastrophically

By Peter Kellner  

Protesters outside the Department of Health in London, as junior doctors have pledged to fight on after Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt announced he will impose a new contract on thousands of medics in England.

Read more: Junior doctors’ strike—will Corbyn miss an open goal?

Were Harold Macmillan alive today, he would surely update his famous injunction: “There are three bodies no sensible…

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