With Tory MPs in favour of reducing time limits on terminations, feminist campaigners have a fight o
Why Jared Lee Loughner-style shootings would be inconceivable in the UK. Also, David Chaytor’s priso
The coalition's reforms pave the way for the full-scale privatisation of the health service.
A floating voter takes a shine to Gloria De Piero.
The Tory-Lib Dem pact gelled because both parties worried that Britain’s economy would collapse. But
The coalition may claim to be committed to front-line services and public-sector jobs, but the econo
Education Secretary appears to implore voters to back Lib Dems when the Tories have no chance of win
The former leader of the SDP attacks current Lib Dem policy in an essay in this week’s <em>New State
David Davis and Jack Straw manage to secure a debate on giving prisoners the vote.
Persuading poor people to stay married eases the strain on housing stocks and provides a modesty slip for inequality.
"These reforms aren't about theory or ideology - they are about people's lives."
No political party can now promise social mobility – instead politicians push the rhetoric of revenge.
Not long ago I wrote an essay about Tony Blair and matters related for an estimable American journal.
Cable argues in this week’s New Statesman that the famous economist would back the coalition’s econo
A recent 8-point lead over the Tories, sharing public feeling over the VAT increase and bankers’ pay
Tory apparatchiks should choose more carefully next time they pick a hideaway for Cameron.
Fuel price protests rattled Blair. The 10p tax row dogged Brown. Is David Cameron ready for the stor
Vince Cable argues that although everyone claims to be a Keynesian, the coalition’s strategy of libe
The WikiLeaks founder talks to John Pilger.
The introduction of the English Bac will push money away from those children who need it most.
Don’t underestimate Cameron and get lucky.
The efforts of the police to undermine democratic protest expose the ugly political realities of Bri
If Cameron is serious about creating jobs, he should cut National Insurance – not workers’ rights.
David Cameron continues to preach to the converted.
A report from Netroots UK.
Evgeny Morozov versus Netroots UK.
Is an English Tea Party on the way to exploit middle-class discontent?
The Deputy Prime Minister's speech on "restoring British liberty".
Arnie Graf will conduct a “year zero” review of Labour’s organisation and campaign structures.