Whites march to the eastern front
By Darcus Howe - 04 June 13:00

The 'ever-widening hellhole, from the sound of Bow Bells eastwards, all the way to Essex'

The whispers
By Kevin Maguire - 04 June 13:00

The real reason why Ali C has gone soft on Big Gordie

Let them eat charcoal-grilled quail
By Red Box - 04 June 13:00

An expletive would never so much as enter Tony's head as he embarks on a valedictory interview and a

Don't blame Mrs Miggins
By Mark Lynas - 04 June 13:00

It's a shame the government doesn't trust ordinary people to come up with the right answers

A deal for all the talents
By Adam Boulton - 04 June 13:00

The Inside Track with Adam Boulton, <a href="http://www.newstatesman.com/200706040012">Kevin Maguire

50 ideas for Brown's Britain
By Staff blogger - 04 June 13:00

We ask the five leading think tanks of the left to suggest ten-point plans for the Brown premiership

The thinking: When politicians use their brains
By Peter Wilby - 04 June 13:00

Peter Wilby on telling the truth about grammar schools

Sentenced to a life on death row
By Haydn Lewis - 01 June 13:28

During the 1970s and 1980s nearly 5,000 people were exposed to Hepatitis C. Of these more than 1,200

Swinging doors
By Adam Haigh - 01 June 11:42

Andy Coulson’s appointment shocks the blogosphere

Is poverty relative?
By David Green And Guy Palmer - 30 May 11:16

We pitch Civitas's David Green against the New Policy Institute's Guy Palmer to discuss just what we

Grammar School fury won't go away
By Brian Coleman - 29 May 11:03

I have yet to find a Conservative MP, London Assembly member, Councillor, or activist who thinks Mr

Can things only get better?
By James Medhurst - 29 May 10:02

History isn't necessarily a tale of unremitting progress...

Brown's new world order
By Jonathan Freedland - 28 May 13:00

The Inside Track with Jonathan Freedland plus <a href="http://www.newstatesman.com/200705280015">Kev

Substance, not style
By Simon Sebag Montefiore - 28 May 13:00

<strong>Sir Robert Peel: a biography</strong>

Douglas Hurd<br /><em>Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 416pp,

Schoolboy error
By Tara Hamilton-Miller - 28 May 13:00

Were the Cameroons caught off guard, or was this a clever plan?

Major innings
By Mike Atherton - 28 May 13:00

For our last Tory prime minister, cricket enshrined the values of a nation, writes Mike Atherton. No

Inheriting an unwelcome tax
By Peter Wilby - 28 May 13:00

Peter Wilby predicts a clever Clause Four moment

Neighbours from hell
By Red Box - 28 May 13:00

Carole and Cherie prepare for life stateside, but Tony has other plans; meanwhile, Uncle Grumpy hatc

Vote early, vote often
By Martin Bright - 28 May 13:00

The incoming premier is stealthily shifting his position on electoral reform

Are our lives safe in their hands?
By Victoria Macdonald - 28 May 13:00

The UK government is as obsessed as the Stasi with charting our lives but the edge over the DDR - co

Druggie Dave's a hit with the men with the handcuffs
By Kevin Maguire - 28 May 13:00

Kevin Maguire's round-up of events in and around the Westminster village

Exalt the slap, Euston!
By Dan Hancox - 28 May 13:00

Observations on manifestos

Nails in Labour's coffin
By Sian Berry - 28 May 12:31

Ruth Kelly has revealed another backroom farce surrounding the introduction of Home Information Pack

Save our seas
By Malachy Tallack - 28 May 12:27

The fishermen come, they take a few decent fish, and they throw the rest away. And at the moment the

Democracy and Islam at the Hay Festival
By Martin Bright - 27 May 23:37

Chairing a debate on radical Islam at the Hay Book Festival brought me face to face with Hamas

In spite of everything it's Ahern
By Harry McGee - 25 May 19:04

Top Irish journalist Harry McGee gives his analysis of the Irish Election and says Bertie Ahern look

A hodgepodge approach to housing
By Marina Pepper - 25 May 18:40

Some unfortunate words about immigrants, the government's peculiar approach to green energy and the

Spending the day with Gerry Adams
By Patrick Belton - 25 May 11:35

Patrick Belton spends the day with Sinn Fein's president and reflects on the possible deals that wil

Eco Warriors Hit Heathrow
By Martin Bright - 24 May 15:13

Evening Standard exclusive fails to credit the New Statesman

Interview: Dick Spring
By Tom Marchbanks - 24 May 13:45

Veteran Labour politician Dick Spring talks to newstatesman.com about the Irish election, Bertie Ahe