The knife-edge by-election could end 82 years of Labour rule on the West Cumbrian coast.
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"Plenty of genuine sexism and misogyny in politics," tweeted the Scottish Politician, after the shadow foreign secretary claimed Sky's Dermot Murnaghan was "patronising".
I'm still unsure what the word “Brexit” actually means: withdrawal from Europe – or maybe a brand of lard?
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The Prime Minister has promised radical reform on multiple fronts: private schools, faith schools and universities.
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With its world-changing inventiveness, technology has become the force religion once was.
If you can’t handle the stress of working in a low-pay world, it is always and only your fault. It's time that presumption changed.
"As a mother", I know Calpol dosages and revision guidelines. That doesn't mean I have a bigger stake in our society's future.
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?