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.
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.
Unite general secretary Len McCluskey, the leader of Britain’s biggest union, has no time for defeat.
The Labour leader on the August riots, News International and the economy.
Despite his catastrophic misjudgement on Iraq, Blair retains a strange superiority complex.
Me v John Rentoul on a question - to which the answer is YES.
Where has all the anger over grotesque bank bonuses gone? Why has there been no accountability?
Twenty years ago, Labour won a landslide on a tide of optimism. Where did it all go wrong?
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