When Marx met Mill
By Martin Bright - 24 July 10:18

People just don't want to be told. Personal political responsibility, like virtue, is notoriously di

Cameron's free-market guru
By Peter Wilby - 24 July 10:18

Richard Thaler simply gives Friedman a makeover

The Whispers
By Kevin Maguire - 24 July 10:18

Hattie Harperson gets the “neigh” vote in Glasgow East

Rape affects us all
By Vernon Coaker - 23 July 11:05

Men must challenge the myths and stereotypes that still surround the issues of sexual violence, to s

Karadzic and Srebrenica
By Martin Bright - 22 July 14:37

Teach British school children the lessons of the July 1995 massacre of Bosnian Muslims in a UN "safe

Labour's vivisection 'failure'
By Wendy Higgins - 21 July 16:41

Experiments on animals have reached the three million mark for the first time in 16 years, a shockin

Homosexual foxes
By Jonathan Calder - 21 July 13:16

Postponed reforms of Straw, and how the country has come over all knife knuts. Jonathan Calder repor

The battle for Glasgow East
By Tom Hosie - 21 July 12:44

The reality may be different but Labour are still seen as the party that stand up for the working cl

Dweeb or Obama?
By Paul Evans - 18 July 11:52

The blogosphere is set alight by David Cameron (well nearly), Blur v Evans and advising the Tories a

Fannie and Freddie go broke
By Peter Wilby - 17 July 10:22

The truth about the duo threatening US capitalism

Lessons we fail to learn
By Brian Jones - 17 July 10:22

Five years after the tragic death of David Kelly, little has changed. Whitehall has ducked all criti

Time for a change
By David Blunkett - 17 July 10:22

Can ex-offenders teach teenage boys to reject a life of crime? When David Blunkett went to prison fo

After Gordon
By Martin Bright - 17 July 10:22

There are even those who relish the idea of leaving Cameron in charge of the worsening economic situ

The Jackal's room
By Kevin Maguire - 17 July 10:22

All the gossip from the Westminster Village

Less Demos, more lilo
By Catherine Fieschi - 17 July 10:22

Does harbouring a secret longing for an inept successor, possibly unpleasant, maybe even scarily una

Michael Foot v the New Statesman
By Christopher Hitchens - 17 July 10:22

In 1978 Bruce Page, the editor of the <em>New Statesman</em>, reprinted extracts from a stirring spe

A tale of two Davids
By Tara Hamilton-Miller - 17 July 10:22

Cameron is wasting no time. But what can the former shadow home secretary do with his?

Why tough talk on knife crime is not the answer
By Staff blogger - 17 July 10:22

The Youth Crime Action Plan, which has been months in the preparation, was intended to draw a line under the so-called Respect agenda of the Blair years.

A Green New Deal
By Mark Lynas - 17 July 10:22

A "war economy" social mobilisation harnessed, this time not towards fighting fascism, but towards h

Tactical Briefing
By Jesse Armstrong - 17 July 10:22

From: The Unit

To: GB

Subject: Budge

Party of the poor
By Oliver Letwin - 17 July 10:22

Oliver Letwin, who chairs the Conservative's policy review and Tory research department, on why he b

Wembley's tent city
By Claire Provost - 16 July 13:28

How a battle to save a football ground and stop an academy school prompted teachers and other citize

Thatcher's funeral
By Ed Waugh - 15 July 11:42

Playwright Ed Waugh, who co-wrote <em>Maggie's End</em>, attacks the news of a state funeral for Con

Hitler's head
By Ben Davies - 15 July 10:32

Goodbye Sian Berry, the 150th anniversary of Emmeline Pankhurst plus Tom Quinn, our Mormon correspon

Berry last blog
By Sian Berry - 14 July 12:18

Since newstatesman.com relaunched on 30 November 2006 Sian Berry has been a regular contributor on h

The real Mrs Pankhurst
By Frances Pugh - 14 July 11:35

Author Frances Pugh marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of Emmeline Pankhurst, the suffragette

ELSPA vs BBFC
By Iain Simons - 14 July 10:35

The daggers are out in a very public spat between the organisation that lobbies on behalf of the UK

Why me for Labour's treasurer
By Mark McDonald - 12 July 13:52

Labour's troubles with funding come back to one basic issue - the fact that only once in 16 years ha

Token opposition
By Paul Evans - 11 July 12:01

To win back his seat, David Davis needed only to defeat a smokers' rights advocate and a man claimin

Hamas at Olympia
By Martin Bright - 10 July 18:44

Why I have decided to pull out of IslamExpo this weekend

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