George Eaton is political editor of the New Statesman (@georgeeaton)

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The Staggers
20 August 2009
Thomas Jefferson once declared: "Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without...
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20 August 2009
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The Staggers
19 August 2009
In the Daily Telegraph Irwin Stelzer argues that David Cameron's plan to cut ministerial salaries will not lead to a...
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14 August 2009
David Clark has a fine piece in today's Guardian rightly arguing that the option of military action against Iran should...
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13 August 2009
Hillary Clinton's humourless response to a Congolese student who asked what her husband thought of China's economic...
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13 August 2009
Maureen Dowd argues in the New York Times that the Clintons' renewed rivalry and the increasingly visceral attacks on...
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07 August 2009
The Independent's Johann Hari explains why state spending should be increased, not cut:The cut-cut-cut chorus appears...
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06 August 2009
John Pilger uses our Red Reads feature as a chance to name some of his favourite radical works this week and concludes...
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06 August 2009
Salon's Mike Madden explodes five right-wing myths about 'socialised medicine'.Turning America socialist apparently...
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05 August 2009
Simon Heffer's assertion in today's Daily Telegraph that the free market will recover once politicians "stop...
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04 August 2009
The tale of British success remains a potent one. Britain launched the industrial revolution; emerged victorious from...
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03 August 2009
The debate over the possibility of a Mandelson premiership remains little more than a Westminster parlour game but a...
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30 July 2009
Why has David Cameron, an ostensible moderniser at home, aligned himself with a ragbag of far-right parties abroad?...
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29 July 2009
Paul Krugman is the most influential columnist in the US. That's according to the website Mediaite, which ranks...
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28 July 2009
Geoffrey Wheatcroft has a fine piece in today's Guardian drawing together a range of concerns over David Cameron. He...

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