By Peter Wilby - 25 July

Horror stories about the National Health Service come thick and fast, conveniently for a government that wants to hand it over to private capital.

The Three Sisters rock formation in the mountains of Corsica
By Peter Wilby - 11 July

One can see why MPs think they ought to have the pay rise – from £66,396 to more than £70,000 –proposed by the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority.

The Three Sisters rock formation in the mountains of Corsica
By Peter Wilby - 11 July

One can see why MPs think they ought to have the pay rise – from £66,396 to more than £70,000 –proposed by the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority.

By Rafael Behr - 04 July

New Labour’s triumph over the Conservatives at the end of the 20th century was mostly cultural. That isn’t a belittlement. Culture trumps politics when it comes to social change.

By Rafael Behr - 04 July

New Labour’s triumph over the Conservatives at the end of the 20th century was mostly cultural. That isn’t a belittlement. Culture trumps politics when it comes to social change.

By New Statesman - 27 June

In much of Westminster, Alex Salmond’s campaign for Scottish independence is already regarded as a doomed cause.

By New Statesman - 27 June

In much of Westminster, Alex Salmond’s campaign for Scottish independence is already regarded as a doomed cause.

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