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.
It's not a failure of personality, it's a failure of ideology. And that spreads much further than the Chancellor.
In a year when Britishness is celebrated, the citizenship test makes a mockery of it.
Morsi is far, far from perfect - but we shouldn't write him off yet.
The German Chancellor is terminating growth and pushing us towards a new Depression.
“Aid finances a lavish lifestyle”.
Military intervention will only intensify the violence, not reduce it. There is another way.
Sunny seems to think that Iran's open and undeniable enrichment of uranium, which is the country's legal right under the Non-Proliferation Treaty, amounts to a weapons programme. It doesn't.
The Nobel economist is scathing in his criticism of the two Eds.
The Tory chairman has been beleagured by story after story. This one's on the more unusual side.
Does Dr Wafik Moustafa have an axe to grind against the Conservative Party chairman?
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