George Eaton is political editor of the New Statesman (@georgeeaton)

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The Staggers
16 September 2009
The revelation that losses at Guardian News & Media (GNM) are running at £100,000 a day has heightened the sense of...
The Staggers
16 September 2009
The Independent's Hamish McRae says that politicians must struggle to get the deficit under control before the next...
The Staggers
15 September 2009
A man who ruled the Bank of England with an "iron fist", who crushed dissenting voices and who encouraged the...
The Staggers
15 September 2009
The Guardian's Michael White explores the battles to come over expenses reform:Should receipts be required for all...
The Staggers
14 September 2009
An otherwise unremarkable leader in Saturday's Guardian took a passing swipe at this publication: "This week's New...
The Staggers
14 September 2009
The Independent's Yasmin Alibhai-Brown calls for the introduction of an alternative history syllabus in schools:[O]ur...
The Staggers
11 September 2009
The news that Les Hinton, the former News International executive chairman, will give evidence to the Commons media...
The Staggers
11 September 2009
In the Times the former army officer Patrick Hennessey warns the military to be wary of criticising journalists such as...
The Staggers
09 September 2009
I blogged last week about Thomas Paine's influence on Barack Obama, noting that the man once dismissed by Theodore...
The Staggers
09 September 2009
The New Republic's Jonathan Chait argues that the American obsession with "centrism" and "moderation...
The Staggers
08 September 2009
I'm delighted to see that David Mitchell, one of the stars of the brilliant Peep Show, has agreed to speak at a public...
The Staggers
07 September 2009
The Associated Press has triggered a furious debate in the US by publishing a photo of a marine moments before his...
The Staggers
07 September 2009
The Guardian's Jackie Ashley writes that Labour's defeatism is allowing an increasingly right-wing Conservative Party...
The Staggers
04 September 2009
The current issue of the New Republic includes an account of the remarkable political romance between Barack Obama and...
The Staggers
03 September 2009
The Independent's renegade shareholder Denis O'Brien has called time on the uneasy truce between himself and the O'...

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