This week's issue

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

24th February 2018

  • Main stories: Guns in America: Counting the cost of a massacre
  • Controversy: The tale of agent Cob
  • People: Quincy Jones: The “Ghetto Gump” spills the beans
  • Best British article: The terrifying new drug on Britain’s streets
  • Best International article: Is Putin “running the show” in Syria?
  • Health: Processed food linked to cancer
  • Talking points: The Oxfam revelations: just the “tip of the iceberg”?
  • Obituaries: Morgan Tsvangirai: Former miner who risked his life for a free Zimbabwe
  • The Last Word: Seeping sulphur and hatching flies: the secrets of Whitechapel’s fatberg

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