Mehdi Hasan is a contributing writer for the New Statesman and the co-author of Ed: The Milibands and the Making of a Labour Leader. He was the New Statesman's senior editor (politics) from 2009-12.

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International Politics
20 October 2011
At 2am on 6 July, Ahmed, a 15-year-old boy from the village of Burin, in the occupied West Bank, was up late...
Politics
13 October 2011
The Romney myth.
Mehdi Hasan
07 October 2011
14 times.
Mehdi Hasan
01 October 2011
The Pink Paper is wrong.
Politics
29 September 2011
Social democracy is back. Equality matters. It is time for a new set of rules. Ed Miliband's speech to his...
International Politics
26 September 2011
In September 1998, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, then mayor of Istanbul, was sentenced to ten months in prison for reciting a...
UK Politics
22 September 2011
Age: 32 Labour, Streatham I once introduced Chuka Umunna at a conference as "Britain's Barack...
Politics
22 September 2011
I meet Len McCluskey, general secretary of Britain's biggest union, Unite, on a rare sunny afternoon in August...
UK Politics
19 September 2011
He's back. Tony Blair, invader of Iraq, "personal family friend" of the Gaddafis, holiday guest of...

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