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Christopher Fowler
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There's a good reason why everyone keeps comparing our present situation with that of the seventies. The Sunday Times recently reminded me about the 1973 oil shock, when the Opec nations turned off the oil supply in response to Israel's Yom Kippur war. Already reeling from economy-crippling battles with the unions, governed by a high Tory yachtsman painfully out of his depth, the UK in the…
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