Tony Blair

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Liz Truss is a Gen-Xer like me. We shouldn’t be the ones in power right now | Rafael Behr
The relative global stability that I grew up with is long gone, yet one of my peers is carrying on like nothing has changed, says Guardian columnist Rafael Behr

Rafael Behr

11, Aug, 2022 @9:00 AM

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Link between social class and achievement in education | Letter
Letter: Martyn Pendergast on the flawed methodology that defined ‘white working class’

Letters

07, Aug, 2022 @3:56 PM

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Keir Starmer’s tepid policies are alienating Labour’s core supporters | Letters
Letters: Labour may be sowing the seeds of its own destruction, writes Dr Peter Mangan, while Jacqueline Mackenzie says she has become politically homeless. Plus letters from John Bourn and Ted Shrecker

Letters

03, Aug, 2022 @5:12 PM

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Keir Starmer is right – for Labour to win power, it can't wade in on every strike going | John McTernan
The party must focus on being elected, so the whole country can flourish. Picking a side in industrial disputes is a distraction, says John McTernan, director of political operations under Tony Blair

John McTernan

02, Aug, 2022 @9:00 AM

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Lord Trimble obituary
Unionist politician who was one of the architects of the Good Friday agreement and served as the first minister of Northern Ireland

Anne McHardy

26, Jul, 2022 @12:41 PM

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Blair urged Kuwait to buy UK artillery as Gulf war payback, papers show
Notes from late 1990s show UK government believed it was due contract in recognition of defence of Kuwait

Jamie Grierson

19, Jul, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Tony Blair was warned repeal of anti-gay section 28 might harm election chances
Archives reveal David Blunkett voiced concerns about overturning ban on ‘promotion’ of homosexuality

Jamie Grierson

18, Jul, 2022 @11:01 PM

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Alastair Campbell: ‘Liz Truss as PM is so appalling it’s almost unthinkable – which means it could happen’
The former Downing Street spin doctor on the Tory leadership contenders, the need for political reform and Tony Blair’s legacy

Tim Adams

17, Jul, 2022 @8:30 AM

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UN warns of ‘looming hunger catastrophe’ due to Russian blockade
The UN World Food Programme director has warned that ‘50 million people in 45 countries are now just one step from famine’

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic Editor

07, Jul, 2022 @11:00 PM

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Margaret Thatcher to Theresa May: dramatic prime ministerial resignations
Tony Blair chose a Labour club in north-east England to announce his departure while David Cameron said he had to go after Brexit poll

Alexandra Topping

07, Jul, 2022 @4:00 PM

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Was Boris Johnson the worst prime minister of recent times?
Analysis: after Johnson’s resignation, how does he compare with his four predecessors as PM?

Dan Sabbagh

07, Jul, 2022 @3:00 PM

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Boris Johnson says UK defence spending set to rise to 2.5% of GDP by end of decade – as it happened
Prime minister tells Nato conference UK will spend 2.5% of GDP on defence by 2030

Andrew Sparrow

30, Jun, 2022 @4:47 PM

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