The Prime Minister on Brexit, Trump, the return of the state and enticing Labour supporters to vote Tory.
Each year 17,000 domestic workers accompany wealthy families to the UK – helped by a special visa regime that campaigners call a “recipe for slavery”.
How the gaming prodigy David Braben and his friends invented a tiny £15 device that became the biggest-selling British computer.
In the spirit of William Cobbett, a young writer travels by bicycle through Britain’s former industrial heartlands before and after the vote for Brexit.
How identity politics replaced class and the personal became political.
What has driven the new age of isolation - and the return of great power politics?
Martin Luther, the Reformation – and the birth of the modern world.
How the Brexit vote has reopened deep wounds of empire and belonging, and challenged the future of the United Kingdom.
Since an Italian sociologist coined the word “elite” in 1902, it has become a term of abuse. But history is the story of one elite replacing another – as the votes for Trump and Brexit have shown.
How Diane Abbott – overlooked, mocked and marginalised by her own party for three decades – ended up as the closest ally of a Labour leader
Twenty-five years after the demise of the Soviet Union, Russia is consumed by an insatiable desire for recognition as the equal of the USA.
Across the political spectrum, the New Statesman introduces you to the personalities who shape our world. Where else would you find Jeremy Corbyn, Tony Blair and Theresa May in the same place?