Peter Oborne

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Full name: Peter Alan Oborne

Area of interest: Politics, World Affairs, Middle East

Journals/Organisation: Daily Mail | The Spectator

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Website: www.dailymail.co.uk/news/columnist-382/Peter-Oborne.html | http://www.telegraph.co.uk/comment/columnists/peter-oborne

Blog: http://www.guardian.co.uk/profile/peter-oborne | http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/author/peteroborne

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Networks: https://twitter.com/obornetweets

Biography:

About: Columnist and author particularly known for acerbic commentary on the hypocrisy and apparent mendacity of contemporary politicians

Education: Sherborne School; Cambridge University: History

Career: Was the political editor of the Spectator before joining the Daily Mail as chief political commentator, then the Telegraph in 2010

Current position/role: Chief political commentator for The Daily Telegraph

  • also writes/has written for: Spectator: contributing editor (former political editor)

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Other activities: author

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Viewpoints/Insight: Interview by James Silver - 30th October 2006

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Awards/Honours: won the William Hill Sports Book of the Year (2004) for his book on the Basil D'Oliveira affair

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Books & Debate:

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  • Alastair Campbell: New Labour and the rise of the media class (1999) OCLC42039875
  • Basil D'Oliveira: cricket and conspiracy: the untold story (2004) OCLC56203243
  • The rise of political lying (2005) OCLC61684499
  • The use and abuse of terror: the construction of a false narrative on the domestic terror threat (2006) OCLC122952804
  • The triumph of the political class (2007) OCLC137313250

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Current debate:The 2009 Keith Joseph Memorial Lecture: 'The Problem of Integrity in Modern Politics' (download mp3 here), 4th March 2009 - see also Postmodernism section, Wikipedia and politico-media complex

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  • From hubris to hell - In a courageous dispatch, PETER OBORNE reports from the Libyan city where Cameron was hailed as a saviour for toppling Gaddafi. He found bloody anarchy... and fanatics now bent on bringing carnage to the West - 24th December

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