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.
Israel's crimes, including the arrest, detention and alleged torture of incarcerated children, are rarely reported.
The former Massachusetts governor defends the interests of the rich and powerful at all costs.
Umunna and Reeves are among the "newbies" joining Labour's new shadow cabinet.
It's time to reflect and deliberate on what has happened since 9/11 prompted politicians to go to war.
Tories continue to find new and ingenious ways to rig the electoral system in their favour.
The coalition's changes to the electoral registration system will lead to a sick democracy.
As usual, the conventional wisdom is wrong. So says the FT.
President Obama has assassinated a US citizen via drone strike. Yet his supporters are shamefully silent on the question.
The Labour leader has made a decisive break with three decades of free-market orthodoxy.
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