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Fuel consumption figures for the Volvo S60/V60 DRIVe in mpg (l/100 km): Urban 54.3 (5.2) to 55.4 (5.1), Extra Urban 68.9 (4.1) to 72.4 (3.9), Combined 62.8 (4.5) to 65.7 (4.3). CO2 emissions 119 g/km to 114 g/km. * Based on 36 months, 60,000 miles. Source: KWIKcarcost August 2011. ** Official fuel figures for the Volvo S60 DRIVe. Based on a combined cycle. † Based on 2011/12 benefit in kind tax rates for the Volvo S60 DRIVe ES for a 20% taxpayer. Contents January 2012
This month 7 If I ruled the world
Make art, not war. sandi toksvig 8 Recommends 10 New Year’s resolutions boris johnson, barbara windsor & others 12 Letters plus stephen collins’s cartoon strip.
Opinions 14 Is America ungovernable?
Gridlock in US politics is not new; it may not be bad. cullen murphy 15 Greeks buy up London
Bad for Greece and Britain. bronwen maddox & james elwes 16 Australia’s Bilbao?
Tasmania’s bold new museum. nikki gemmell 17 A mixed blessing
Has Egypt’s revolution imperilled its Christians? rachel aspden 18 China diary
A good day to get married. mark kitto 20 What do they want?
My night at Occupy LSX. james macintyre
Life 62 Screensavers
Watching TV drama helps my marriage. meghan daum 64 Matters of taste
Egon Ronay’s influence. peter bazalgette 65 Leith on life
My new British passport. sam leith 66 Investment
The challenge of inflation. nick carn
24 Who holds the power? The poor and weak will grab attention and money.
30 2012: baked beans, iPhones and protest Themes of the next year. stephanie flanders,
matthew parris, martha lane fox & others
34 The DNA of a generation Can politicians learn from the Iron Lady?
41 Shrinking the City FSA chairman Adair Turner talks to Prospect.
44 Sealed in wax The secret of Madame Tussaud’s success.
48 Making the grade Are there too many academies? philip collins
52 The Olympic shadow Will the Games alienate east Londoners?
56 Freud: the last great
Enlightenment thinker Sigmund Freud is out of fashion for his heroic refusal to flatter humankind. john gray plus peter kellner—Lib Dems like Freud. Travel special 69 Spring breaks bettany hughes: the classical Mediterranean john gimlette escapes to the Islamic world emily witt looks for tigers in India clive anderson: why I love sleeper trains james woodall: 48 hours in Paris and Berlin nuary 2012 ·prospect· 3