Jonn Elledge edits the New Statesman's sister site CityMetric, and writes for the NS about subjects including politics, history and Daniel Hannan. He is on Twitter, almost continously, as @JonnElledge.
The prime minister’s speech at party conference might have sounded promising. In reality, it’s more crumbs from the table.
An idiot's guide to the greatest show on earth.
In pictures: Labour's diverse history.
She’s 7 per cent of English history since the Conquest, fact fans.
Andy Burnham's guiding principle seems to be that Andy Burnham should be leader of the Labour party, says Jonn Elledge.
Blairites conquer and destroy, Blairites conquer and destroy.
Makes you proud to be British.
The sudden death in the last scene of Monday's Game of Thrones was a cliffhanger, nothing more.
The tweet, which purported to be from a prominent feminist, was transphobic - and potentially libellous. Why was it allowed to be promoted on to timelines?
Scotland, after London, is the biggest winner from our current political arrangements. Forget stronger for Scotland, where's Yorkshire's voice?
From Trump to Brexit, the world is changing fast - and we need intelligent, incisive journalism more than ever.
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