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Why politicians won't tell you the truth about crime | Polly Toynbee

PUBLISHED October 22, 2012

What is the last refuge of a prime minister in trouble? Grasping for something "tough but intelligent" on crime. Such transparent desperation rarely appeases the insatiable furies at their heels. David Cameron's eye-catcher didn't even last half a day at the top of the news, though it affects many lives.

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