My week, from finding a way through the fog to getting the quarterly audience figures.
Miliband is confident that his promise to invest more better reflects the public's priorities. But the Tories will present him as profligate.
Five reasons why Iain Duncan Smith's plan to give free houses to those who come off benefits is a terrible policy.
The questions the Labour leader can’t answer.
In painting and parliament, the best frames make themselves invisible.
We were expecting Lord Fink to follow through with his threat to sue Ed Miliband over suggestions about his tax affairs, but he seems to have blinked first.
Now we've caught wind of the money hidden in Swiss accounts, it's time to turn to other veiled tax affairs.
Leather, onanism and the wrong brother in this week's First Thoughts.
The Ukip leader has dismissed the election campaign as "incredibly dull" so far – is it because the main parties are finally ignoring Ukip?
Miliband revives 1997 pledge to limit class sizes to 30 pupils for 5 to 7-year-olds.
The party needs to aggressively contest Cameron’s ownership of the politics of growth.
Across the political spectrum, the New Statesman introduces you to the personalities who shape our world. Where else would you find Jeremy Corbyn, Tony Blair and Theresa May in the same place?