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To whom do we owe shelter? Sasha Mudd The joy of lex: Glass cliff

Sarah Ogilvie plus Stephen Collins’s cartoon Letters plus In fact The petulant prime minister

Sam Freedman ƒ Diary

Gillian Tett ƒ Two warring visions of AI

Ethan Zuckerman ‡ Lives ‡ Crossword & Bobby Seagull’s

Brain Teaser ‡‡ Brief encounter

David McCloskey, CIA officer turned novelist

‡ Japan’s trials

The search for the country’s soul after the Second World War Christopher Harding Growth by slavery

Reckoning with Britain’s true economic history Tom Clark Tinker Taylor...

Was it really the pop singer whodunnit? Sarah Collins ‡ Mr Fleming, I presume?

The persistent mysteries of James Bond’s creator Philip Clark “ Books in brief “ƒ Gaming: Nintendo’s world

Peter Hoskin “ Stage: Hamlet forever

Kate Maltby ““ Pop: Take a pause

Laura Barton “‡ TV: Existential cringe

Imogen West-Knights

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on why he’s advocating for a one-state solution → Peter Kellner

on how accurate political polls really are → Toby Jones

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