John Rentoul

John Rentoul is chief political commentator for The Independent on Sunday, and visiting professor at King's College, London, and at Queen Mary University of London. Author of Listellany, Questions To Which The Answer Is No and The Banned List. 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.

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