Brexit, Euroscepticism and the future of the United Kingdom.
Burnham's enthusiasm at his launch was uncharacteristic for a Thursday morning in Salford as he promised to not just be a Mayor for Greater Manchester, but to create a new "northern Labour".
The Greater Manchester mayoral candidate has suggested ambitious Northern children are mocked. It's a generalisation – but is there a grain of truth in it?
The Momentum chair on Jeremy Corbyn's electability, mandatory reselection of MPs and the mistakes the left made in the 1980s.
“So many,” as Eliot might well have said, “who would’ve thought life would’ve untucked so many?”
Even if he survives the EU referendum, the Prime Minister faces forbidding obstacles.
As part of the New Statesman's Monarchy Week, why we can't deal with a modern princess – and definitely not a dead one.
Or: why we should pay more attention to James VI & I.
Saying “homophobia is bad” and pretending to care about LGBT progress is exceptionally easy, and Tories are getting better and better at it.
People of colour in the UK have different racialised experiences, and to conflate them seems to me to be unwise and outdated.
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