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Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 23 January 16:00

The five must-read blogs from today, including the other version of Miliband's January.

A Tale of Two Elections
By Rafael Behr - 23 January 12:43

The Republican primaries make good spectator sport and are conveniently conducted in English. The ra

How to solve the English question?
By George Eaton - 23 January 12:00

An English parliament is a non-starter. But we could soon see "English votes on English laws".

The benefit cap: what does it mean and why is it unfair?
By Samira Shackle - 23 January 9:39

Peers are to fight plans to cap benefits at £26,000, despite public support. Here is everything you

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 23 January 7:54

The ten must-read pieces from this morning's newspapers.

Thatcher shaped Labour's left as much as its right
By Anonymous - 22 January 10:33

And the left should stop letting itself be boxed in by the Iron Lady's legacy

Time to pull the plug on this unloved health bill
By Anonymous - 22 January 10:12

Deliberately or not, the NHS is being set up for failure

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 22 January 9:53

The ten must-read pieces from this morning's papers

These reforms will harm disabled people
By Anonymous - 21 January 10:38

Why is the government deaf to our concerns about changes to the Disability Living Allowance?

Growth, not the deficit, will define the economic debate in 2012
By Tony Dolphin - 21 January 10:09

And the left need to be ready to take charge of the discussion

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 21 January 9:52

The ten must-read pieces from this morning's papers

Friday caption competition
By Staff blogger - 20 January 17:45

Boris shows us his skills.

Big Society and the 21-hour week
By Alex Holland - 20 January 16:12

A shorter working week would not only slash the benefits bill but drastically improve public life.

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 20 January 16:07

The five must-read blogs from today, including Paul Krugman on how the US is paying down its debt.

Press TV, the Iranian state-funded news channel, loses UK licence
By Samira Shackle - 20 January 15:32

The controversial broadcaster has been taken off the air after Ofcom ruled it was in breach of licen

Dog-whistling on migrants and benefits
By Matt Cavanagh - 20 January 15:24

Tory ministers Chris Grayling and Damian Green are manipulating the facts to suit their agenda.

Who rises if Huhne falls?
By George Eaton - 20 January 14:34

Ministers are on alert for a reshuffle if Huhne is charged by the police.

Cameron and Clegg’s dilemma
By David Lammy - 20 January 11:14

The political calling for the left must be to fill the gap between the Big Society and the Big Econo

The Tories think they can flush out Ed's inner red
By Rafael Behr - 20 January 10:07

Part of the strategy behind the land-grab on the "moral economy" is to nudge the Labour leader into

The consensus is turning against austerity
By George Eaton - 20 January 9:33

The global organisations who supported Osborne are now warning against excessive austerity.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 20 January 7:46

The ten must-read pieces from this morning's papers.

News International payouts: photo gallery
By Samira Shackle - 19 January 16:36

News International has paid out more than £600,000 in damages to 18 victims of phone hacking, plus l

Web Only: best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 19 January 16:04

The five must-read blogs from today, including why Boris has slipped behind Ken.

Cameron's hollow speech on "popular capitalism"
By George Eaton - 19 January 13:23

His speech was eloquent and historically rich but desperately short on specifics.

In this week's New Statesman: Has the Arab Spring been hijacked?
By Alice Gribbin - 19 January 12:35

Olivier Roy on the Islamic counter-revolution | "Perfect storm" to hit NHS | Richard Dawkins on jury

Britain admits that it was spying on Russians with "fake rock"
By Samira Shackle - 19 January 11:43

Jonathan Powell reveals that the 2006 allegations were true.

Two tests of Cameron's "moral capitalism"
By George Eaton - 19 January 9:11

Will Cameron block excessive RBS bonuses and strip Fred Goodwin of his knighthood?

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 19 January 7:36

The ten must-read pieces from this morning's papers.

The Union: a gamble worth taking?
By James Maxwell - 18 January 18:12

Darling is right to highlight the risks of Scottish independence, but there are risks to staying in

Are the Tories losing patience with Clegg?
By Rafael Behr - 18 January 18:04

Downing Street used to deal with Lib Dem "differentiation" with casual condescension. Now the tone i

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