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.
Obama's "deal" isn't a compromise. It's capitulation. And there were alternatives.
With the unfolding of the News Corp scandal, we are witnessing the making of a modern Labour leader.
Stop the mawkishness and sentimentality, says Mehdi Hasan.
When will the PM distance himself from the toxic trio of Murdoch, Coulson and Brooks?
The Bubba comes out against austerity.
Since the US/UK invasion in 2001, 374 British service personnel have been killed in Afghanistan.
A succession of British prime ministers have been in thrall to the Murdoch empire.
It was a bravura performance from the Labour leader.
A short selection of recent articles on the Republican presidential wannabe and Tea Party darling.
The number of US military fatalities has remained virtually unchanged, year on year.
Whether it's tweeting about his enemies, or using his children as advisers, Donald J Trump is not a conventional president. We need a strong media to hold the new US president - and other world leaders - to account.
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