A polemical take on politics, economics and foreign affairs


Sick-making quote of the week
By Mehdi Hasan - 08 October 14:07

George Osborne on solidarity

"Tory attack dog bites self"
By Mehdi Hasan - 07 October 18:23

Chris Grayling's hilarious own goal

Jonathan Freedland on Stephen Pollard
By Mehdi Hasan - 07 October 17:16

Jewish Chronicle editor attacked by his own columnist

Quote of the week
By Mehdi Hasan - 06 October 18:16

From the man the so-called "lefty-liberal" BBC won't sack

Where's Gordon Brown? And Ariel Sharon?
By Mehdi Hasan - 04 October 0:25

The politics of Madame Tussauds

Which is it, Dave? Jobs or the debt?
By Mehdi Hasan - 02 October 14:23

Cameron's economic illiteracy exposed again

Boris and the BBC
By Mehdi Hasan - 01 October 16:31

Great timing for the Tory party

The hypocrisy of New Labour
By Mehdi Hasan - 01 October 13:24

Why pretend you never loved the Sun?

The BBC on the BNP
By Mehdi Hasan - 30 September 18:27

Radio 1's Newsbeat interview is shameful

Brown rules out PR referendum
By Mehdi Hasan - 29 September 16:35

Wrong. Wrong. Wrong.

The Tories and the BBC
By Mehdi Hasan - 25 September 17:19

Ludicrous accusations of "liberal" bias continue

Iran and lazy journalism
By Mehdi Hasan - 25 September 12:00

Muddled Metro gets it wrong on nukes

Blanchflower versus Osborne
By Mehdi Hasan - 24 September 18:13

Our new economics columnist takes on the Tories

Gordon Brown and the "cast-iron guarantee"
By Mehdi Hasan - 23 September 18:19

Will the Prime Minister be leading Labour into the next election?

Fraser Nelson's climate change denial
By Mehdi Hasan - 16 September 18:59

Why doesn't the Spectator "get" global warming?

The "overbearing tyranny" at the Bank of England
By Mehdi Hasan - 16 September 12:09

Blanchflower v King, Round Three

The Tories could still lose
By Mehdi Hasan - 15 September 14:05

They haven't yet "sealed the deal" with the electorate

Does religion cause terrorism?
By Mehdi Hasan - 14 September 18:39

A new survey of suicide bombers suggests not

Rewarding hard work?
By Mehdi Hasan - 14 September 14:19

Executive pay is unfair, undeserved and out of control

Vince Cable, Shell and his defenders in the press
By Mehdi Hasan - 11 September 16:57

Martin Waller gets it wrong

The "Muhammad"/"Mohammed" row
By Mehdi Hasan - 10 September 16:51

Sir Max Hastings talks a lot of nonsense

How to defeat the BNP on the BBC
By Mehdi Hasan - 09 September 14:19

A clever letter in the Guardian

Does the left have an adequate answer to violent crime?
By Mehdi Hasan - 08 September 15:26

The death of a pensioner I knew has shaken me

BBC "liberals" love the BNP
By Mehdi Hasan - 07 September 19:06

What was that about left-wing bias again?

The al-Qaeda "Safe Haven" Myth
By Mehdi Hasan - 04 September 20:46

War supporters are running out of arguments

Farage v Bercow
By Mehdi Hasan - 03 September 13:34

What a shame they can't both lose

Tory boys in trouble
By Mehdi Hasan - 01 September 11:56

Oxford University cuts its links with young Conservatives

Peter Hitchens, the BBC and me
By Mehdi Hasan - 31 August 18:12

The right is in denial about the Beeb

Freedom versus mutilation
By Mehdi Hasan - 31 August 12:49

The harsh reality of Afghan "democracy"

Is the BBC biased?
By Mehdi Hasan - 28 August 17:50

Peter Hitchens thinks I'm wrong to dismiss claims of left-wing bias