Cameron continues to defend the Iraq war and his shadow cabinet is brimming with hawks
The Afghanistan war remains unwinnable. Britain should be making plans to withdraw
We must prevent Afghanistan becoming a crucible once again for attacks against the rest of the world
“It was all a misunderstanding," Mary Wilson says quietly, her hands cradling a cup of tea. "Harold never meant to let anybody down."
In 1948, when the National Health Service was born, its structures were designed to provide reliable and comprehensive medical treatment for everyone, dealing with health emergencies and one-off illness.
Labour's future depends on the intellectual baton being handed to its brightest thinkers
The Chilcot inquiry is a win-win for Blair and Campbell
In an exclusive interview Douglas Alexander rebuts Peter Watt's claims and insists he's on good term
For some, I have unforgivably stepped outside the political tribal system. But loyalty is a two-way
The UK economy appears to have taken another turn for the worse
"It was all a misunderstanding," Mary Wilson says quietly, her hands cradling a cup of tea. "Harold never meant to let anybody down."
Amid renewed speculation over Gordon Brown’s leadership, Ed Balls is portrayed by many as the villai
The woman hoping to win Bethnal Green and Bow back for Labour and how the payroll vote has grown und
Fight bigots with rational argument, not repression
They criticise us for premature electioneering, yet it was the wretched media that fired the starting pistol. "With an election imminent, can you tell us what you will do about X, Y and Z?" they ask.
The baby boomers had everything – free education, free health care and remarkable personal liberties
In the second part of our series on poverty,
Jon Cruddas and Jonathan Rutherford argue that the
Labour must decide who should lead the party - a discredited and unpopular Gordon Brown, or someone
The great sociologist Richard Sennett has often written about how a sense of long-term commitment - to an employer, job or skill - has all but disappeared from working life.
Labour's increasing dependency on trade union donations may yet become a campaign issue
John Bercow’s attempts to reform parliament are being threatened by a small cabal of right-wing Tory
The only prospect of Brown's removal is for him to step down voluntarily. But there is nothing in hi
The Labour Party remains the natural ally of the Lib Dems. It is time for Nick Clegg to come clean a
My diminished role? To check that what we promise in the manifesto isn't entirely fabricated
The Justice Secretary, Jack Straw, ordered a review of libel laws.
To make a fist of the coming election Labour must start with a hard-headed view of what is really go
Until recently, Jack Straw seemed relaxed about libel tourism, unconvinced there was "sufficient evidence" that UK laws - which allow foreign claimants to bring cases against foreign defendants, incurring costs 140 times as la