Politics 24 June 2009 Five of the Best The top five comment pieces from today's papers. Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML Simon Jenkins argues that the Labour Party was "dismantled,ideologically and constitutionally" by the Blairites. The left is now unrepresented as never before. Steve Richards says that the Tories' loathing for John Bercow has exposed their reactionary side. Johann Hari on why the Amazon uprising matters to us all. Agnès Poirier explains why secular France and multicultural Britain could never discuss the burka in the same way. Hidden conflicts of interest distorted academics' analysis of the financial crisis, says Devesh Kapur in the Financial Times. › Bercow poised to be named Speaker George Eaton is political editor of the New Statesman. Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles The public like radical policies, but they aren't so keen on radical politicians Theresa May dodges difficult questions about social care and NHS in Andrew Neil interview Why is Labour surging in Wales?