On both sides of the Atlantic, democracy is threatened by a post-truth world.
Ahead of the new financial year, Ed Balls will unveil a new poster attacking the cost of the Conservative government.
Labour's shadow business secretary reflects on the first week of the campaign.
Last night’s debate made for good television but told us little we didn’t know and changed nothing. And so the jamboree goes on.
Alan Martin's girlfriend didn't watch the 2010 debates and isn't interested in politics - so what did she make of the debates?
Miliband again impressed - but the limits of the format left him unable to land the knock-out blow against the PM he craved.
Ed Miliband erred in taking part in the challengers' debate, Nigel Farage is a one-trick pony, Nicola Sturgeon is a classy operator - and Leanne Wood isn't.
You could always tell it was election time from the posters in people's windows. Where have they vanished to?
The Liberal Democrats a bad joke - and they're the only ones who don't get it.
Politics, philosophy and economics.
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