The best option would be to invent a time machine, but unfortunately that's not on the table.
If Oxford and Cambridge are to become the diverse institutions they claim to want to be, they must address the systemic problems inherit in their admissions systems.
London in 2016 risks losing much of what makes it such a diverse, vital and multi-layered place to the sterilising forces of polarised wealth and misguided policy.
The simple fact is that children in the world’s poorest countries are not getting the services they need because their governments are not being paid the taxes they are due.
The Bradford MP was clearly ignorant, but has admitted her comments were anti-Semitic and professes a willingness to change. There are plenty in the Labour Party who have made no such effort.
The former Labour London mayor made some telling comments on the BBC’s Daily Politics.
The former mayor of London argued that Adolf Hitler was a Zionist.
I don’t see or hear a continuing, noisy fight coming from unions to pay a fair wage to cleaners, child care workers, retail workers and teaching assistants.
The danger is that we slide towards a new political contract accidentally, without addressing the blindspot of the growing separation of the elite from society that our current political consensus seems to ignore.
The Bradford MP has had the Labour whip removed while she is investigated for anti-semitic comments made on social media.
The memory of 2015 provides hope to Zac Goldsmith - and fear for Sadiq Khan.