From the Archive
By Luke Maxted - 28 February 05:42
From the archives: Craig Raine and the birth of Martian poetry.
By Christopher Hitchens - 28 February 05:26
"To judge by the tide of uncritical sentimentality which swept over the British press ... you might have thought that the Reformation had never taken place".
By New Statesman - 22 February 06:09
A historical note.
By Naomi Wolf - 27 January 09:53
For the 40th anniversary of Roe v Wade - which legalised abortion in the US - the New Statesman is republishing Naomi Wolf's provocative 1995 essay, which argues that the pro-choice movement is "cultivating a hardness of heart".
By Nick Cohen - 24 March 12:00
No invasion can be worse for the Iraqis than what they now suffer.
By John Gray - 10 March 12:00
“No invasion can be worse for the Iraqis than what they now suffer.”
By Mary Riddell - 18 December 12:00
A "boring left-wing liberal" who despairs of standards at the BBC.