Rape should top the agenda
By Clarissa Bottesini - 27 March 17:42

The Fawcett Society keeps the pressure on government and demands the Home Office takes tougher actio

The end of history
By Martin Bright - 27 March 12:00

The twin anniversaries of 1968 and 2003 remind us that the story of the left is littered with utopia

The hunt for the British Obama
By Sunder Katwala - 27 March 12:00

Will all-minority shortlists produce a generation of British Barack Obamas - or simply ghettoise non

Forced marriages disgrace Islam
By Ziauddin Sardar - 27 March 12:00

The first step to dealing with honour killings in the UK is to criminalise forced marriage.

The most desirable club in the world (if you aren't a member)
By Staff blogger - 27 March 12:00

Nato's long-term viability is in the interests of the UK and other European nations

'We don't do rabies'
By Alyssa McDonald - 27 March 12:00

When Alyssa McDonald was bitten by a stray dog in Romania, she was given excellent anti-rabies treat

Class size isn't everything
By Peter Wilby - 27 March 12:00

Why teachers may be wrong about this class issue

Best for London
By Diane Abbott - 27 March 12:00

Without its current mayor, the capital would be a far less diverse and progressive city

Tactical Briefing
By Jesse Armstrong - 27 March 12:00

From: The Unit

To: GB

Subject: Abolishing the Unit

Who is Boris Johnson?
By Sholto Byrnes - 27 March 12:00

When he announced that his great-great-grandmother was a Circassian slave, was it just another "inve

Rasputin in a tank top
By Kevin Maguire - 27 March 12:00

A fashion faux pas by the No 10 enforcer and a setback for Lord Moneybags's media ambitions

Is Boris faking it?
By Brian Cathcart - 27 March 12:00

A new, serious Boris Johnson is now being offered to the voters of London - thanks to the heavy stag

Here comes trouble
By Jean Hannah Edelstein - 27 March 11:29

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When it pays to be crazy
By Martin O'Neill - 25 March 11:37

In the irrational, out-of-control world of the financial markets, acting rationally loses money rath

Now, not later
By Chris Ames - 25 March 10:05

Gordon Brown should announce a credible inquiry into the Iraq war before he is forced into one

Weapons of mass demonstration
By Kate Hudson - 20 March 11:16

It is 50 years since the first Aldermaston march. On Monday protesters will gather once again in opp

We're all doomed?
By Paul Evans - 20 March 10:27

The prospect of economic disaster in the US is keeping bloggers both here and across the pond on the

Vote Berry... and Livingstone!
By Sian Berry - 19 March 14:54

Ken Livingstone may be far from perfect, but Boris Johnson would be a disaster for London

Greater Manchester Police get heavy with New Statesman writer
By Martin Bright - 19 March 13:04

An encounter between a New Statesman journalist and the police

It's better to give than receive
By Peter Wilby - 19 March 12:00

Philanthropists aren't being that altruistic

You just can't rely on Tory papers, Gordon
By Brian Cathcart - 19 March 12:00

The third Heathrow runway will supposedly be great for business and will mean more cheap flights for

Tactical Briefing
By Jesse Armstrong - 19 March 12:00

From: The Unit

To: GB

Subject: Budget ideas/Mandelson toying

Citizens don't need Goldsmith's report
By Darcus Howe - 19 March 12:00

Lord Goldsmith's hapless citizenship review is trite and without substance

Miliboy in Geordieland
By Kevin Maguire - 19 March 12:00

Old Labour values live on in a Tyneside working man's club

Darling ducked the difficult decisions
By Mark Lynas - 19 March 12:00

The Chancellor can no longer afford to ignore the contribution of international aviation and shippin

The woman who nearly stopped the war
By Martin Bright - 19 March 12:00

Five years ago, Katharine Gun, a translator at GCHQ, learned something so outrageous that she sacrif

A lifeline needs saving
By Ben Davies - 19 March 12:00

When women have been sexually abused, many turn to Rape Crisis centres for support and help. But the

Springtime for Tories
By Tara Hamilton-Miller - 19 March 12:00

There was a bounce in the air at Cameron's weekend conference - both on and offstage

With all that money, schools and hospitals should be better
By aloysiusmcd - 19 March 12:00

The “third stage” is designed to make clear that Brown’s Labour Party will not revert to old tax-and

Work isn't working
By Richard Reeves - 19 March 12:00

Families and firms are at war. It will only be won when parents - fathers as well as mothers - can c