Jason Cowley is editor of the New Statesman. He has been the editor of Granta, a senior editor at the Observer and a staff writer at the Times.
On Andy Beckett's Promised You a Miracle: UK 80-82, a long view of an often misunderstood decade.
Osborne on foreign intervention, his favourite MPs and the minimum wage.
George Osborne’s mission to capture and reshape the centre ground.
Can Jeremy Corbyn really lead the Labour party? NS editor Jason Cowley meets the potential leader to talk campaigns, the media, and how he'd handle PMQs.
The Rihanna video is a prime exhibit in what J G Ballard called modern society’s Atrocity Exhibition.
Burnham's populist pitch is disingenuous. In truth, he's part of what George Osborne calls the “guild” of professional politicians.
New Statesman editor Jason Cowley gives his election post-mortem.
In their different ways, Cameron and Ed Miliband are both ultimate party insiders. We face a hell of a muddle.
If Labour are ever again to win an absolute majority, it must start by winning back working-class voters in constituencies like Harlow.
Last night’s debate made for good television but told us little we didn’t know and changed nothing. And so the jamboree goes on.