The politics of religion
By Mary Warnock - 10 April 13:00

Religious belief is no basis for law-making

Tactical Briefing
By Jesse Armstrong - 10 April 13:00

So. Pretty good week. Continuing sense of a slow-motion disaster, leeching of authority, absence of direction. But is this necessarily a bad thing?

How did we get here?
By David Marquand - 10 April 13:00

After ten years of new Labour in power, the academics and commentators have been taking stock. David

Torturous arguments
By Clive Stafford Smith - 10 April 13:00

The draft Torture Damages Bill is a fundamental test of the British government's commitment to human

Knives out for Jack the Lad
By Kevin Maguire - 10 April 13:00

All the gossip from the Westminster village

The lazy revolutionary
By Alyssa McDonald - 10 April 13:00

Alyssa McDonald on how doing a job badly is a tried and tested form of resistance

Tipping point
By Sarah Birke - 10 April 13:00

Observations on 12.5%

Mr Brown at your service
By Rosa Prince - 10 April 13:00

The polls are not good for Labour. The latest advice to the Prime Minister is to show that he identi

'People try to portray us as spongers'
By Simon Jenkins - 10 April 13:00

Simon W Jenkins talks to one man struggling to escape the cycle of poverty on Jobseeker's Allowance

How the Chagossians could go home
By Sean Carey - 09 April 15:07

The issue of whether it would actually be viable for the Chagossian people to return to their former

Digital democracy and new media
By Bill Thompson - 09 April 12:29

Our blogger Bill Thompson is back again for another year of New Media Awards. In his first blog he

The governance of crime
By Robin Fletcher - 09 April 11:06

Criminologist Robin Fletcher delves into the mayoral candidates' policies on crime and discusses whi

Learning from Obama
By Rachael Jolley - 09 April 10:52

Britain's New Labour ministers could learn a lesson from Obama and that's how to communicate effecti

New Mayor should support integration
By Donna Covey - 08 April 13:49

The Refugee Council discusses what their organisation wants from the next Mayor of London in terms o

Twitter : a messaging network
By Chris Adams - 08 April 13:13

<a href="">Chris Adams</a>, a graphic designer interested in new media appli

A decade of the NMA
By Ben Davies - 08 April 11:02

We celebrate 10 years of holding the New Media Awards - a decade of huge technological advances

'More rational policies, less gesture politics'
By Roger Lawson - 07 April 12:27

The Association of British Drivers (ABD) gives its take on the policies of the main London Mayor can

I may not actually win...
By Sian Berry - 07 April 11:01

Sian urges London's voters to send out a strong message over green issues by voting for her first, L

Stormin’ Harman
By Paul Evans - 04 April 10:22

The prospect of Harriet Harman facing the combined wits of William Hague and Vince Cable at PMQs this week had much of the blogosphere drooling into their branflakes.

Why Greens should vote for Ken
By Mark Lynas - 03 April 13:00

Livingstone is by far the best-qualified candidate to run London - and from an environmental perspec

Extremism is going unchallenged
By Shiraz Maher - 03 April 13:00

Government efforts have no impact

British jihad: Why our anti-terror strategy isn't working
By Martin Bright - 03 April 13:00

There is a deep and dangerous confusion at the heart of the government's approach to the threat pose

Information revolution
By Becky Hogge - 03 April 13:00

Civic-minded hackers want to bring parliament into the 21st century

The unhealthy choice
By Peter Wilby - 03 April 13:00

Once the National Health Service put equality first.

The last Edwardian
By Andrew Billen - 03 April 13:00

An overly cautious portrait of Harold Macmillan fails to win our sympathy

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Denis menaces Uncle Gordie
By Kevin Maguire - 03 April 13:00

All the gossip from the Westminster Village

Heads I win, tails you lose
By Alex Brummer - 03 April 13:00

The credit crunch was due to an orgy of reckless lending by the world's banks. But for the people wh

A tale of two campaigns
By Tara Hamilton-Miller - 03 April 13:00

While the big guns are on Boris-watch, Tory ground troops are being drilled for "the locals".

Hot-headed murders
By Darcus Howe - 03 April 13:00

Few murders are committed for financial gain. Hardly any are conflicts over the spoils of drug sales

Tactical Briefing
By Jesse Armstrong - 03 April 13:00

From: The Unit

To: GB

Subject: Ongoing reorganisation