When Anthony Barnett was turned down for the editorship of the New Statesman in 1986, he wrote to his supporters - who included John Berger, Angela Carter, Salman Rushdie and Francis Wheen - to explain why.
Jason Cowley recalls his first lunch with Peter Wilby, a warning from Tony Howard and champagne with Norman Mackenzie . . . who describes how dreadful Dick Crossman was, and how great Kingsley Martin.
The leader from the centenary issue of the magazine.
The first New Statesman leader, published on 12 April 1913.
We celebrate 100 years with the largest single issue of the magazine in its history.
The success of a few outlying women does not mean that the struggle is over.
Nominated for Cross-Media Project Of The Year.
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Editor Jason Cowley shortlisted for the European Press Prize editing award.
The New Statesman will be 100 years old on 12 April this year.
For more than half a century, the magazine has followed the broadcaster's work.
Conflict reporting has always been the most dangerous branch of journalism - but in the changing political landscape of recent years, has it become even more so?
One of these things is not like the others.
Nicholas Lezard's "Down and Out in London" piece.
How Ben Jennings's cartoon of Ed Miliband and Ed Balls made the front page of the New Statesman.
American bimonthly title Mother Jones shows that public-service journalism isn't dying.
Quote of the day.
"One of these things is not like the others."
Satirical irreverence, like queuing, has long been a national habit. From Jonathan Swift to The Thick of It and James Gillray to Gerald Scarfe, the British relish nothing better than the delicate dismembering of the powers that be.
Rhiannon and Holly find out how to stay thin, find a man and cure erectile dysfunction with grilled sandwiches.
Because that would be totally beneath us.
Weekly listings magazine hopes circulation will soar from 50,000 to 300,000.
So he made up some Bob Dylan quotes. Does the science writer deserve another chance?
Summer double edition: essays, fiction, art and photography inspired by the capital.
Remembering the writer and polemicist, who died last week at the age of 71.
The rapper is pictured in a Skrewdriver shirt in Shortlist magazine.
Interview with New Statesman editor Jason Cowley.
In this week's magazine: Age of crisis
According to Grazia, being like one of the Kates is the only way for a married woman to behave.