The Cotswolds' first BNP councillor faces an angry backlash
Government IT projects fail because ministers don't like to be told "No"
Peter Wilby finds plans for integration wanting
Tony feels the hand of history. Peter offers his old friend a chance to front the . . . shh, don't
Just when the Tories have a real strategy to announce, a banana skin presents itself
Will it take a British New Orleans before we take flooding planning seriously?
Elder abuse remains a taboo subject but older people must not be denied justice
Student campaign forces UCL to back down over arms trade investments
The verdict on the Labour deputy leadership candidates' Question Time performances - and bloggers un
I'm ready to integrate. But are you ready to accept me?
The ill-conceived Commission on Integration and Cohesion is a weight around our necks
Big Gordie's game of chicken with Druggie Dave over anti-terror laws divides the shadow cabinet
A move to fixed fees risks undermining our legal aid system
Tony Blair denounces the media for manipulation - while still denying his own addiction to spinning.
Brown must understand the depth of anger over Iraq. For that reason, we are backing Jon Cruddas for
Peter Wilby says income disparity should worry Gordon Brown
As the prime-minister-in-waiting ponders the nature of British identity, the <em>New Statesman</em>
The Tories' new "bland" Euroscepticism faces its first challenge
Gordon and little John set up a charity shop to raise money for Africa. But for Cherie, parting with
Skyrocketing fares, worsening services and government subsidies higher than ever - all prove that pr
A British Day would mean an extra day off work, so why should we stop at just one?
When the perks are so attractive, it's no wonder our public servants are tempted by retirement
The New Statesman's political editor finds himself overwhelmed by the New Labour machine
Angela raises a toast to global warming; George raises a toast to himself; Cherie raises a toast to
Druggie Dave's appointment of the shamed Screws of the World editorix Andy Coulson as his £275,000 Ali Campbell triggered guffaws in Westminster.
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Communism destroyed millions of lives, but its critics are now branded "neocons". Why has the left's
Could Gordon Brown's eco-town plans combine the worst bits of his bias towards multi-national busine
The 'ever-widening hellhole, from the sound of Bow Bells eastwards, all the way to Essex'