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Content from The Observer is included in The Guardian Weekly for an international readership.
After maintaining the existing editorial leadership for a couple of years, in 1908 Northcliffe named James Louis Garvin as editor.
Garvin quickly turned the paper into an organ of political influence, boosting circulation from 5,000 to 40,000 within a year of his arrival as a result.
Yet the revival in the paper's fortunes masked growing political disagreements between Garvin and Northcliffe.
was launched, making The Observer the first newspaper to purposely document its own internal decisions, as well as the first newspaper to release podcasts.
The paper's regular columnists include Andrew Rawnsley and Nick Cohen.