A late alternative option has emerged for Labour's next leader: the ardent socialist, Jeremy Corbyn.
You should never trust a round number in politics, and this one in particular looks fishy.
First published 21 December 1979.
The coalition minister who lost her Scottish seat at the election reflects on her party’s defeat.
White working-class boys do worse than anyone else at school.
Everyone can be wise after the event; Kennedy was often wise before it.
What the Sutton Trust calls “Missing Talent” is especially prevalent among the white working class, whose educational performance is worse than any other demographic group’s.
Now the bidding war is over, the government must turn its attention to what it will do for the under-5s.
The PM effortlessly controlled the first session of the new term.
The electoral system has always been unfair and undemocratic - but now it could shut Labour out for generations. The time is right to embrace reform.
Housing is one of the biggest challenges we face in London. I'm backing Tessa Jowell as the politician who can do something about it.
Labour's disappointing showing in London has recalibrated that party's Mayoral race - and the winner is Tessa Jowell.
Sepp Blatter, the controversial chief of Fifa, has resigned.
In an open letter to the New Statesman, 14 defeated PPCs from the South and East of England have asked the parliamentary Labour party to put Ben Bradshaw on the ballot paper.
In seeking to undermine the Labour Party, the Tories are putting our most fundamental freedoms at risk.
Andy Burnham has secured a half-century of nominations, including his first from outside Wales and the North of England.
In theory, apprenticeships are great news. But they pose great danger to adult education in England.
At the beginning of the year, even some of Labour's activists didn't know who she was. In just a few months, she could be the party's leader. But who exactly is Liz Kendall?
Charles Kennedy, who as Liberal Democrat leader took his party to their best result since the 1920s in 2005, has died suddenly at home.
Ahead of Brussels visit, leadership candidate says he will "learn the lessons of the Scottish independence referendum" by not joining forces with the Conservatives.
The Wallasey MP has signed up ten colleagues so far.
MPs consider alternatives after "break clause" is rejected by acting leader Harman.
It’s easy to criticise call-out culture. It’s harder to look into your own heart and ask if you can do better.
There are more men in parliament today than there have been women throughout history.
The Conservatives aren't 11 points ahead of Labour. And, to be frank, if they were, that's the least of Labour's problems.
We need to see things as they are, not as a few with great wealth would have the rest of us believe.
Labour's bond with the Jewish community is at breaking point. What's to be done about it?
Andy Burnham is still waiting for the support of an MP south of Warrington. Does it matter?
Labour leadership candidate becomes the first to formally pass the nominations threshold of 35.
We created a false impression that we somehow wanted the state to run, control or own multiple markets – rather than champion their repair. That must never happen again.