Visible leadership, an established authority, and a common external enemy: an enduring defence mechanism 350 years on.
The way the UK media reported the immigration debate has shifted over time and is becoming increasingly “dehumanised”.
The shadow universities minister Liam Byrne is travelling around estuary England this week in his party’s bid to make a manifesto for young people.
The inquiry into the Iraq war has reportedly been delayed until after May, in yet another set-back.
The Greens' surge in membership gives them credibility - but it's not all good news for the party
The UK’s foreign-born unemployment rate is comparatively low, and its unemployment rate is one of Europe’s lowest.
The London-based commentariat is quick to pontificate about the decline in our political culture, but slow to do anything about it.
It's Democracy Day, and time for our political parties to recapture their democratic potential.
Ollie Middleton, a 19-year-old student, is the Labour candidate for Bath fighting to become parliament’s youngest ever member.
It’s not being a “classist gimp”, as the singer termed Labour MP Chris Bryant, to point out that inequality has played a part in how people end up in positions of power in this country.
Full employment must go hand-in-hand with better pay and government support for low-paid workers as a new report highlights the gulf in living standards for many families.
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