Thanks to Danny Finkelstein for some kind words in his column today.
It’s especially pleasing to be praised by Danny – he is one of the leading thinkers in this area at the moment and has done a lot to push forward the revolution his column talks about. While I was preparing my speech I found this post of his – on the five sexiest ideas in politics – especially useful. One of the best starting points for anyone interested in this sort of thing.
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