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Columnist at the Guardian, presenter of BBC R4's The Long View and author of The 3rd Woman, out now in paperback

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packed house to hear the brilliant beathhigh and harlancoben in conversation at theakstonscrime
Packed house to hear the brilliant @Beathhigh and @HarlanCoben in conversation at #TheakstonsCrime
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no wants to be a misery so i tried to find the positives in a no deal brexit it didn t go well this week s col
No wants to be a misery, so I tried to find the positives in a no deal Brexit. It didn't go well. This week's column
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here as always johnson claims the privileges of the clown while exercising the power of a politician brilliant
"Here, as always, Johnson claims the privileges of the clown while exercising the power of a politician." Brilliant, insightful piece in @nybooks by @fotoole
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baroness hayter tells that she only heard she d been sacked as labour shadow minister via squawkbox she s stil
Baroness Hayter tells #WATO that she only heard she'd been sacked as Labour shadow minister via Squawkbox: she's still had no official communication from Labour
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this sounds like quite the leaving do
This sounds like quite the leaving do
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and this is the problem with fighting a shameless bigot like trump hell constantly oblige his opponents to act
And this is the problem with fighting a shameless bigot like Trump. He’ll constantly oblige his opponents to act in ways that are morally essential, but which are politically fraught. Impeachment is the obvious example
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to be clear and to avoid confusion of course democrats were right to condemn trumps racism it was their moral
To be clear and to avoid confusion: of course Democrats were right to condemn Trump’s racism. It was their moral duty. Just don’t think Trump is unhappy that they did so. This is a battle he wants to fight
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trump s race baiting is disgusting but there is method to his malice my piece
Trump's race-baiting is disgusting, but there is method to his malice. My piece
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having worked for labour in 1997 2001 2005 and 2015 he says libdems are now the only route to progressive brit
Having worked for Labour in 1997, 2001, 2005 and 2015, he says @LibDems are now the "only route to progressive Britain."
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former clinton 92 pollster who advised labour ahead of the 1997 landslide tells me he ll be working for at the
Former Clinton '92 pollster @StanGreenberg - who advised Labour ahead of the 1997 landslide - tells me he'll be working for @LibDems at the next UK election.

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jaw dropping
Jaw dropping
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today in brexit pro leave mp urges polish government to thwart will of uk parliament arch brexiteer james dyso
Today in Brexit:
- Pro-leave MP urges Polish government to thwart will of UK parliament.
- Arch-Brexiteer James Dyson relocates his business from UK to Singapore
- Sony leaves UK for Holland
- EU confirms no-deal crash-out would lead to hard border
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from both trump and his allies in europe the echo of the 1930s is getting louder my column
From both Trump and his allies in Europe, the echo of the 1930s is getting louder. My column
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he defended a mural depicting hook nosed jewish bankers playing monopoly on the backs of the poor he said two
He defended a mural depicting hook-nosed Jewish bankers playing Monopoly on the backs of the poor

He said two Jewish critics didn’t understand “English irony”

And now we learn that in 2011 he praised a book packed with anti-Jewish conspiracy theory
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this isnt about lone killers and deranged individuals this is a terrorist movement of white supremacism that d
This isn’t about lone killers and deranged individuals. This is a terrorist movement of white supremacism that draws strength from politicians at the highest level. My column on the Christchurch killings
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this testimony blows apart the usual defences one by one its disaffected blairites this whistleblower voted fo
This testimony blows apart the usual defences, one by one.

- “It’s disaffected Blairites”: this whistleblower voted for Corbyn

- “It’s just opposition to Israel”. He describes classic racism directed at Jews

- “It’s a tiny handful”. He says there were 100s of cases a week
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nigel farage george galloway ann widdecombe truly the brexit party are spoiling us
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re flynn remember congress republicans did nothing he s out thanks to great washingtonpost reporting it s why
Re Flynn. Remember:
Congress, Republicans did nothing. He's out thanks to great @washingtonpost reporting. It's why Trump hates a free press
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heseltine was always a charismatic figure of course but i dont remember him being as eloquent or ever speaking
Heseltine was always a charismatic figure, of course. But I don’t remember him being as eloquent, or ever speaking as movingly, as he does here
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in outlining possible options theresa may mentioned a second referendum jeremy corbyn didnt
In outlining possible options, Theresa May mentioned a second referendum. Jeremy Corbyn didn’t.
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