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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Victory for Rape Crisis campaign
By Ben Davies - 19 March 11:54

The government says it will provide £1 million in emergency funds for Rape Crisis's work supporting

The Rape Crisis crisis
By Nicole Westmarland - 18 March 10:10

Nine Rape Crisis Centres have closed in the last five years, 69% describe themselves as unsustainabl

Scotland leads the way
By Margaret Curran - 18 March 9:39

Scottish Labour politician Margaret Curran on how she ensured that Rape Crisis north of the border g

Talk of Britishness is so unbritish
By Jonathan Calder - 18 March 9:31

Swearing allegiance, a collapsing mine and how a bootleg liquor stall ran into rocky ground

What about rape victims?
By Katherine Rake - 17 March 14:10

We want to see all political parties making the greater commitment of ringfencing proper funding for

Raped by person known
By Davina James-Hanman - 17 March 10:33

Partner rape is an extremely prevalent form of sexual violence and can be particularly devastating

Animal research - a defence
By Simon Festing - 14 March 11:59

Our debate about animal research continues with a call for a more sophisticated dialogue from the Re

Sworn to the Queen
By Ted Vallance - 14 March 11:37

Historical records left behind by exercises in mass public oath-taking dating back to the 16th centu

Booze up
By Paul Evans - 14 March 9:52

The blogosphere is left uninspired by Alistair Darling's first Budget, reports Paul Evans

Bottled Budget
By Caroline Lucas - 13 March 14:56

The Green Party's Caroline Lucas discusses how Alistair Darling bottled the Budget and presented one

Equal justice for domestic violence
By Helena Kennedy - 13 March 12:23

An estimated 600 women can be turned away from refuges, and denied access to specialist support simp

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

Brown should resist his penchant for US gurus.

My striptease wasn't required - fortunately
By Camila Batmanghelidjh - 13 March 12:00

I would have taken my clothes off in parliament to get funding for Kids Company. Luckily, I didn't h

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

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