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.
“George Osborne is welcome to try my pork dish”.
The British “debate” about meat, animal cruelty and ritual slaughter has become a proxy for deeper fears.
Defeat for Livingstone can't be pinned on Miliband.
The Prime Minister should be taking drastic steps to turn things around – but he is the master of misjudgement.
Even a former Shin Bet head describes the Prime Minister as "not fit to hold the steering wheel of power".
Is David Cameron the new Gordon Brown?
"I hate to say it, but Dorries, Davis and Halfon have a point."
There's nothing wrong with saying "I told you so".
“The women of my party are not just dolls or decor."
Yates is defending a blood-stained Middle East tyranny.