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Heavy-handed police: but should the G20 leaders have been bolder?

While the Met’s cack-handed policing of the G20 protests earlier this month grabbed the headlines, less attention was trained on the concrete outcomes of the summit. In an article free to read online this week, Will Straw responds to Gerald Holtham’s argument, in our April issue, about what the G20’s key priorities should have been.

According to many press reports, and indeed Holtham’s own criteria, the London summit was…

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