Lifting the cap on tuition fees isn't just an attack on young people -- it's much, much worse than that.
The plight of the X Factor hopeful reminds us of the power of reality television.
The chasm in our society is no longer between left and right, but between rich and poor.
The Social Network is an elegant psychodrama of contemporary economics.
It is time for the young left to stop schmoozing and get on with what it does best: rampant idealism
the British left is finally knocking back the Alka-Seltzer of humility and stumbling to its feet
Now the Pope has gone home, the left needs to rediscover the courage of its convictions.
This does not make it one jot easier for troubled young women to live in our own skin.
Why the coalition's welfare plans are damaging and dangerous
Those planning to protest the Pope's visit are not instinctively anti-Catholic. But justice demands
Upsetting vegetarians was only part of the point of this ensemble.
New details change everything — and nothing — about the Sabbar Kushur verdict.
Moving Tony Blair's autobiography in bookshops shows that young people are not willing to be sold the wrong story
Despite evidence to the contrary, there are still people doing beautiful things in the name of religion
Invoking the Blitz implies that there are no alternatives to the coming austerity.
The real problem with sensationalising misogyny is that misogyny is not sensational.
William Hague's duty to the party.
Girls outperform boys in education and graduate employment — but feminists have no reason to celebrate
Does Climate Camp show us the future of youth activism?
As they welcome their new daughter, the Camerons should consider how coalition cuts will affect the babies born in Britain today
On the front line of the eco-war.
The west must not use women’s rights to justify war
For the rich and the middle-aged, property remains a commodity fetish.
The equalities minister, Lynne Featherstone, wants us to embrace Mad Men’s curvy secretary Joan as a role model. Wrong choice, right idea.
The sexual appeal of Margaret Thatcher, “the bloody Lib Dems” and the true meaning of “the big society"
We need to stop rehashing tired formulations of hierarchy and privilege and start telling some new stories
Gay jokes and Carry-On commentating
When it comes to the relationship between law enforcement and citizens, it’s still a one-way street.
Britain's Summer of Angst