By Peter Wilby - 14 February

Faced with the charge of dodging a speeding penalty, Chris Huhne lied persistently, even, it seems, to some of his oldest friends. He is not the first politician in trouble to have done that.

By Peter Wilby - 14 February

Faced with the charge of dodging a speeding penalty, Chris Huhne lied persistently, even, it seems, to some of his oldest friends. He is not the first politician in trouble to have done that.

By Rafael Behr - 13 February

Outside the pawnbrokers on Market Street in Eastleigh, Sheena and Carla are taking a cigarette break.

By Rafael Behr - 13 February

Outside the pawnbrokers on Market Street in Eastleigh, Sheena and Carla are taking a cigarette break.

By Rafael Behr - 13 February

Outside the pawnbrokers on Market Street in Eastleigh, Sheena and Carla are taking a cigarette break.

By Sophie Elmhirst - 07 February

Politicians are never happier than when making an announcement.

By Sophie Elmhirst - 07 February

Politicians are never happier than when making an announcement.

By New Statesman - 07 February

“Its anarchic methods may not be ideal, but WikiLeaks improves our understanding of the world and provides for more open and honest government.” That was our verdict on Julian Assange’s

By New Statesman - 07 February

“Its anarchic methods may not be ideal, but WikiLeaks improves our understanding of the world and provides for more open and honest government.” That was our verdict on Julian Assange’s

By Rafael Behr - 07 February

What’s the issue?

By Rafael Behr - 07 February

What’s the issue?

By Kevin Maguire - 07 February

The desperation of a government’s complaints to the BBC is a reliable guide to how much trouble it is in.

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