The impending nuptials of Kate and Wills remind the <em>New Statesman</em> editor of another royal w
A second SNP victory would deny Labour an important platform.
Ed Miliband could pull a trick by following Gordon Brown’s firm line on the EU’s attempts to central
The Conservative Party deputy chairman's criticisms of Gordon Brown are just cheap shots. Let's have
The furore over black students at Oxford won’t die down until schools listen to the wisdom of Eric C
The Lib Dem leader is alienating the voters Yes to AV needs to win over.
Petty revenge politics does nothing but reduce us to the level of Westminster.
"Politicians will have to work harder for your vote instead of taking you for granted."
The DWP releases figures showing 80,000 claiming incapacity benefit for addiction and obesity. It lo
You may be wondering why my mobile-phone voice messages were never leaked by the News of the World.
No to AV should come clean: it’s a Conservative campaign – just admit it!
The cabinet dunce, Michael Gove, continues to struggle.
There was no golden age and the party must not idealise the working class.
It may not be a proportional system but AV would represent a significant improvement on first-past-t
Is AV a horse race or a football match? Or is it just whatever the plebs can understand?
Another view of last month's march.
Watch the trailer and win tickets to the premiere here.
The current chief leader writer of the <em>Observer</em> will join the <em>New Statesman</em> as chi
Divisions within parties laid bare by unexpected alliances, while report finds that AV suits modern
Nick Clegg is the Lib Dems' invisible man in Scotland.
The Prime Minister's rhetoric is commendable. But it must be supported by policy.
AV might have its flaws but first-past-the-post isn't fit for purpose.
This reading list may not make you happy, but it might just make you brave.
Why recent arrests and prosecutions should be welcomed.
We must find a way of reminding our MPs that their first concern should be for the electorate, rathe
Tory minister’s slip of the tongue shows what our Old Etonian rulers really think of the north.
“For too long, immigration has been too high.”
A good thing to be said for a currently unpopular party.
Five steps to help Nick Clegg rescue his political career.
Middle England wasn’t at the TUC’s march on Saturday because it cares more about its tax credits tha