John Rentoul is chief political commentator for The Independent on Sunday
, and visiting fellow at Queen Mary, University of London, where he teaches contemporary history. Previously he was chief leader writer for The Independent.
He has written a biography of Tony Blair, whom he admired more at the end of his time in office than he did at the beginning.
must-read man" - Daniel Finkelstein
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