The Spectator

Just in case you missed them... | 26 January 2009

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Daniel Yates provides a British soldier's view of Operation Cast Lead.

Fraser Nelson says Harman's cunning plan could hit her own side, and wonders whether the green brigade will enjoy this recession

James Forsyth claims that nationalising the banks would just create new problems, and asks: how bad will this get?

Peter Hoskin thinks that "cash for amendments" threatens to damage Parliament's reputation further, and wonders whether someone will devise an early warning system that won't be ignored.

Alex Massie submits a defence of lobbyists.

Melanie Phillips reviews Barack Obama's first week in office.

And Clive Davis gives his thoughts on the BBC, Gaza and the LSE.