Tactical Briefing
By Jesse Armstrong - 13 March 12:00

From: The Unit

To: GB

Subject: Budget/Madame Tussauds

The art of the aphorism
By Mark Vernon - 13 March 12:00

When are the empty words of political spin profound?

Save the Sisters
By Aditi Charanji - 13 March 12:00

For nearly 30 years, Southall Black Sisters (SBS) has been synonymous with black British feminism an

Total Politics or Total Ashcroft?
By Kevin Maguire - 13 March 12:00

All the gossip from the Westminster Village

Gordon and Gertrude
By Peter Wilby - 13 March 12:00

Brown should resist his penchant for US gurus.

A Budget with looming shadows
By Martin Bright - 13 March 12:00

There were no rabbits in his hat. Hanging over Darling's speech was the spectre of global economic u

The war that changed us
By Neal Ascherson - 13 March 12:00

It began with a blinding flash and promises of speedy victory. Five years on the mission far from ac

Hungry for power
By Tara Hamilton-Miller - 13 March 12:00

A new dining club unites the Tory MPs closest to their leader. They are young, unscarred by the past

Sprinkling some Obama magic?
By Louise Bamfield - 13 March 10:10

The Fabian Society's Louise Bamfield gives her take on Alistair Darling's first Budget

“Teaching the British reduces the killing”
By Hassan al-Damluji - 13 March 0:00

"I never tell people about my work. A lot of people have been killed for working with the British or

Rape the forgotten issue
By Liz Kelly - 12 March 12:17

Despite the fact sexual violence affects one in four women the issue has all but disappeared from th

Why I'm backing Rape Crisis
By Theresa May - 11 March 10:31

Conservative politician and shadow minister for women Theresa May explains why she thinks Rape Crisi

It's resignation week
By Paul Evans - 10 March 14:13

Our new best of the politics blogs blogger Paul Evans gives the round up of the week as seen from th

Rape myths past and present
By Joanna Bourke - 10 March 13:02

Popular prejudices estimate about half rape victims are lying, but research shows just 3% of rape al

How Rape Crisis helped me
By Constance McCullagh - 10 March 12:56

How one survivor of sexual abuse turned to Rape Crisis, how they helped her and how we all owe them

Why this silence over rape?
By Beatrix Campbell - 10 March 12:55

It's not the law on rape, it's the culture from the police canteens, to the courts, juries, the pubs

Echoes of Enoch Powell
By Martin O'Neill - 10 March 11:04

Rivers of Blood, multiculturalism and the BBC - Martin O'Neill on a film that's part of the BBC's Wh

The students boycotting Shakespeare
By Nichi Hodgson - 10 March 8:42

If you teach us, do we not learn?

Battling vivisection in the courts
By Michelle Thew - 06 March 14:39

Next week the UK Government is set to try to overturn a <a href="http://www.buav.org/downloads/pdf/J

Tactical Briefing
By Jesse Armstrong - 06 March 12:00

Tactical Briefing

From: The Unit

To: GB

Subject: Media blackout

Cameron's Ministry of Cohesion
By Darcus Howe - 06 March 12:00

A new concoction is at hand: so many Asians per square mile, with dollops of blacks (Africans and Ca

The whispers
By Kevin Maguire - 06 March 12:00

Diplomatic deafness in Brum plus all the rest of the gossip from the Westminster Village

New Tory xenophobia
By Denis MacShane - 06 March 12:00

The Pentagon now realises Rumsfeldian neocon contempt for Europe - reflected by Hague and Liam Fox -

On enemy territory
By Martin Bright - 06 March 12:00

His desire to outflank the Tories on the right has distorted Gordon Brown's thinking

Dave's babes
By Tara Hamilton-Miller - 06 March 12:00

Which Camerettes will be in the cabinet if the Tories win?

Getting real on renewables
By Peter Hain - 06 March 12:00

We need to replace the can’t-do culture when it comes to to green energy, argues Labour's Peter Hain

Under the influence
By Peter Wilby - 06 March 12:00

Alcohol advertising needs severe regulation.

Why the Tesco tax story rankles
By Alex Brummer - 06 March 12:00

The supermarket group's alleged behaviour has provoked outrage, but hundreds of other British compan

By Jonathan Bartley - 06 March 10:42

A poll of Evangelicals at the last general election revealed that the developing world was at the to

Time for a change on asylum
By Katie Walker - 05 March 12:56

How thousands are detained in Britain without charge and the story of one person who chooses to visi