The 84,000 fall in net migration to 248,000 will harm an economy that is dependent on immigration.
The “gig economy” may be the second most misunderstood phrase in modern use, after Brexit. And it also seems to mean whatever you want it to mean. It’s hard to think beyond ride-sharing apps and someone with your takeaway on the back of a push bike, but it also includes a host of online platforms connecting buyers and sellers for all kinds of work, from “clickwork”, micro-tasks you can do on your phone while waiting for the bus, to all kinds of bespoke specialist work. The common feature seems to be a platform that allows people wanting something doing to connect with people willing to do it.
The former London mayor's slap on the wrist shows how the acceptable level of debate in Labour has turned toxic.
Liberal Britain is not being heard because it speaks incessantly of a past that cannot be retrieved.
EU member states are already bidding for the London-based regulator.
The former Mayor of London will be suspended from holding party office for a year.
For different reasons, neither the leader's supporters nor his opponents are seeking his departure.
The former cabinet minister on our “dangerous” counter-terrorism policy, the Tories’ lurch to the right, and why the Prime Minister should deny Donald Trump a state visit.
Without strong parliamentary leadership and clearer direction from Labour, a broad-based challenge to hard Brexit will be impossible.
Green MP and co-leader Caroline Lucas on what her party means by a “Progressive Alliance”, and why she is no fan of the Canadian Prime Minister.
Labour is being kept alive by First Past the Post. For true progress, our voting system must change – and Labour with it.
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