Stepping on human rights
By Ben Ward - 21 June 17:08

Winning hearts and minds requires a new approach to terrorism, says Ben Ward

Bernard Manning, R.I.P.
By Owen Walker - 21 June 14:13

The Pakistani parliament mourns the passing of the politically-incorrent comic and David Miliband co

A Satanic Affair
By Martin Bright - 21 June 13:57

The unmentionable truth about Salman Rushdie's fiction

Where on earth are we all going to live?
By Edmund Conway - 21 June 13:00

Our national obsession with property has led us into dangerous waters. At every level of the market

If only they told the truth
By Martin Bright - 21 June 13:00

When the NS revealed how the government would seek to bury bad news during the Blair-Brown transitio

Codes today, law tomorrow?
By Anthony Blair - 21 June 13:00

<strong>From The <em>New Statesman</em> 29 August 1980</strong>

Tony Blair claims that one of his

Clouds over Corsham
By Tim Lezard - 21 June 13:00

The Cotswolds' first BNP councillor faces an angry backlash

Rise of the yes-men
By Becky Hogge - 21 June 13:00

Government IT projects fail because ministers don't like to be told "No"

Identity crisis
By Peter Wilby - 21 June 13:00

Peter Wilby finds plans for integration wanting

A future of fair-trade bananas and tyrant-busting
By Red Box - 21 June 13:00

Tony feels the hand of history. Peter offers his old friend a chance to front the . . . shh, don't

Giving Dave a headache
By Tara Hamilton-Miller - 21 June 13:00

Just when the Tories have a real strategy to announce, a banana skin presents itself

We must raise our ambition and build many more homes
By Yvette Cooper - 21 June 13:00

With a new prime minister, Labour needs to seize the opportunity on housing - including new eco town

So, exactly what is on the "Boy George" Osborne iPod?
By Kevin Maguire - 21 June 13:00

Druggie Dave ruffles diplomatic feathers and Big Brother sparks Trot tantrums

Crazy paving causes flood woes
By Sian Berry - 18 June 10:48

Will it take a British New Orleans before we take flooding planning seriously?

Enough is enough
By Paul Cann - 15 June 14:53

Elder abuse remains a taboo subject but older people must not be denied justice

Victory in Gower Street
By Sara Hall - 15 June 12:54

Student campaign forces UCL to back down over arms trade investments

Harman in sense of humour shock
By Adam Haigh - 15 June 10:55

The verdict on the Labour deputy leadership candidates' Question Time performances - and bloggers un

Integration, not assimilation
By Ajmal Masroor - 14 June 14:47

I'm ready to integrate. But are you ready to accept me?

Do Fergie, Monty, Tanni and Dickie have a special secret?
By Kevin Maguire - 14 June 13:00

Big Gordie's game of chicken with Druggie Dave over anti-terror laws divides the shadow cabinet

Poor robbed of justice
By Louise Christian - 14 June 13:00

A move to fixed fees risks undermining our legal aid system

It takes one to know one
By Martin Bright - 14 June 13:00

Tony Blair denounces the media for manipulation - while still denying his own addiction to spinning.

A man who appreciates the malaise and the need for change
By Staff blogger - 14 June 13:00

Brown must understand the depth of anger over Iraq. For that reason, we are backing Jon Cruddas for

Inequality is a middle-class issue
By Peter Wilby - 14 June 13:00

Peter Wilby says income disparity should worry Gordon Brown

Brown's Britain: A story in photographs
By Nick Danziger - 14 June 13:00

As the prime-minister-in-waiting ponders the nature of British identity, the <em>New Statesman</em>

Whisper: no surrender
By Tara Hamilton-Miller - 14 June 13:00

The Tories' new "bland" Euroscepticism faces its first challenge

Pay for it twice? It's not a Saudi arms deal
By Red Box - 14 June 13:00

Gordon and little John set up a charity shop to raise money for Africa. But for Cherie, parting with

Waiting for a change of owner
By Jon Cruddas - 14 June 13:00

Skyrocketing fares, worsening services and government subsidies higher than ever - all prove that pr

Ruth Kelly's masking tape won't stick
By Darcus Howe - 14 June 13:00

The ill-conceived Commission on Integration and Cohesion is a weight around our necks

British Day? Let's have lots of them
By Sian Berry - 11 June 15:01

A British Day would mean an extra day off work, so why should we stop at just one?

The loss of a good man
By Brian Coleman - 11 June 12:38

When the perks are so attractive, it's no wonder our public servants are tempted by retirement