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This week in The Week

Here's what's in this week's issue of The Week magazine

16th January 2021

  • Main stories: The Covid emergency
  • Controversy: Trump silenced: Twitter bans the president
  • People: Eddie Izzard: “I knew I was going to get abuse” 
  • Best British article: Failing to learn the lessons of Grenfell Tower
  • Best International article: Europe: falling behind in the race to vaccinate
  • Health & Science: Plastic found in human placentas
  • Talking points: The storming of the US capitol
  • Obituaries: Pierre Cardin: Katharine Whitehorn: A pioneer of postwar Fleet Street
  • The Last Word: “Families expand like ripples in a pond”

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