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Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 29 May 9:59

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

Why corporation tax cuts are a waste of money
By George Eaton - 28 May 14:47

A new study shows that George Osborne’s tax cuts will do little to create growth and jobs.

What we can learn from Norway’s feminist success
By Mark Lewis - 28 May 12:34

Why professional mothers can have it all.

Lansley tells Cameron: “Back me or sack me”
By George Eaton - 28 May 11:43

The Health Secretary issues an ultimatum to Cameron after Clegg’s latest intervention.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 28 May 9:58

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

The political elite should represent different lifestyles
By Frances Ryan - 27 May 18:53

This blogger thinks that Ed Miliband should have stood proud in his decision to live out of wedlock.

Friday caption competition
By Staff blogger - 27 May 18:05

When David met Barack.

US 2012 presidential race: Sarah Palin is back
By Felicity Spector - 27 May 17:37

The race for the Republican candidate for Election 2012 is finally getting exciting, and not before

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 27 May 17:07

The five must-read posts from today, including the missing news from Africa, Labour’s NHS silence an

Ed Miliband marries Justine Thornton in civil ceremony
By Samira Shackle - 27 May 15:18

Labour leader weds long-term partner in civil ceremony in Langar, near Nottingham.

Lotteries for school places banned, in another blow to disadvantaged pupils
By Samira Shackle - 27 May 13:57

The measure, aimed at stopping middle-class families from dominating good schools, will be scrapped.

Coalition tension over NHS reform escalates
By Samira Shackle - 27 May 11:52

Tory backbenchers set out “red lines” on reform and accuse Clegg of using Health Bill as a “politica

Why GDP growth does not mean recovery for everyone
By James Plunkett - 27 May 11:30

The old formula that “growth equals gains in living standards for ordinary workers” is no longer eno

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By New Statesman - 27 May 8:59

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

Emigration decline could force more drastic measures on immigration
By Matt Cavanagh - 26 May 18:08

A 25 per cent drop in emigration will make it harder for the government to hit its net migration tar

Will Serbia use Mladic detention to end Kosovo impasse and join EU?
By Denis MacShane - 26 May 17:31

The capture of Ratko Mladic is not just an opportunity for justice, but also a chance for diplomacy.

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 26 May 16:55

The five must-read blogs from today, including Vince Cable, NHS reform and Ed Miliband’s wedding.

A worrying poll for Labour
By George Eaton - 26 May 14:54

More people will blame Labour than the Tories if the economy gets worse.

Inside the Spanish revolution
By Ryan Gallagher - 26 May 14:27

“We want a new society. This one doesn’t work any more.”

Bosnian war crimes suspect arrested
By Duncan Robinson - 26 May 14:17

The Bosnian Serb commander Ratko Mladic, accused of orchestrating the Srebrenica genocide, has been

LSE £8,500 fee buys breathing space for Willetts
By Duncan Robinson - 26 May 13:01

If the LSE asks for £8,500, how can lesser universities justify charging the full £9,000?

In this week’s New Statesman: how to fix our schools
By George Eaton - 26 May 12:13

Peter Wilby and Anthony Seldon on Michael Gove’s revolution | Mikhail Gorbachev interview | Laurie P

BMA: Lansley’s Health Bill may need to be dropped
By Samira Shackle - 26 May 10:08

As the government’s listening exercise winds down, a consensus on competition in the NHS is no close

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 26 May 8:55

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

The Vince Cable interview
By Duncan Robinson - 25 May 19:14

Britain does not have “an underlying inflation problem”, according to the Business Secretary.

Education poll: yes to free schools, no to £9,000 fees
By George Eaton - 25 May 18:21

74 per cent oppose tuition fees of £9,000, a <em>New Statesman</em>/ICD poll finds.

What we can learn from Harold Camping
By Nelson Jones - 25 May 17:27

“People will often go to extraordinary lengths to maintain prior beliefs in the face of evidence to

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 25 May 17:18

The five must-read blogs from today, including the Saudi driving ban, wage inequality and David Came

New Statesman cover | 30 May 2011
By Staff blogger - 25 May 16:54

A sneak preview of tomorrow’s front cover.

Obama refuses to endorse Cameron’s deficit plan
By George Eaton - 25 May 15:05

US president emphasises the need for investment and says that “every country is different”.

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