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About Anthony Smith

Anthony Smith is Chief Executive of the Westminster Foundation for Democracy. He is a former diplomat at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, and a director at the Department for International Development.

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Phoebe Braithwaite is openDemocracy’s submissions editor.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

The history of channel 4: a twenty year gestation

When Channel 4 was born in 1982, it owed its conception to creative visionaries who had been lobbying, briefing and cajoling for nigh on two decades. 

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