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Scottish independence: Gordon Brown has “relocated his mojo”

The impact of the former PM's intervention is impossible to overstate

By Peter Kellner  

Gordon Brown: "thumping tubs and storming barns." © Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Gordon Brown deserves two monuments: one, painted in gold leaf, in Wall Street, for the man who saved the world economy in 2008; the other, in granite, outside Buckingham Palace, or possibly Balmoral, for the man who saved the United Kingdom this week.

Yes, I know: Brown is also the man whose battles with Tony Blair almost capsized New Labour, who blew his chance to…

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