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How Westminster Works … and Why It Doesn’t by Ian Dunt review – a savage indictment of the status quo

This eye-opening analysis of the British way of governing reveals a system set up for failure

Ian Dunt starts his lacerating analysis of Westminster with an extended case history

It concerns Chris Grayling at the time he became secretary of state for justice in 2012

Having inherited a probation service that was creaking at the seams, he decided to privatise the whole thing, turning over the delicate business of managing ex-offenders to a selection of security firms that had no experience of that kind of work.

The big idea was that they would be incentivised with a…

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