Jonathan Freedland

Guardian newspaper

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Columnist at the Guardian newspaper; TV personality and author of several books, including, Bring Home the Revolution: The Case for a British Republic (He also writes thrillers under the pen name of Sam Bourne)

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In London this week, the worst civil unrest since race riots in the 1980's has raised questions about the Conservative government, ethnic tensions, popular culture and disaffected…

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Prime Minister David  Cameron says  the delayed response by London police helped lead to Britain's worst riots in decades.

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