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.

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Politics
21 November 2011
Iran and my critics
UK Politics
16 November 2011
Trust the experts?
Politics
11 November 2011
The Chancellor George Osborne will have been delighted to pick up the Financial Times this morning. As the Eurozone...
Politics
09 November 2011
There was a time when I had a lot of admiration for the work of the UN's nuclear watchdog, the International Atomic...
The Staggers
09 November 2011
Ed Miliband speaking at his weekly press conference in October Source: Getty ImagesPMQs was a...
International Politics
09 November 2011
Imran Khan is in full flow. "When people don't want to be ruled, you can't rule them," he says. "The...
Mehdi Hasan
20 October 2011
I like a good conspiracy theory as much as the next man (did man really land on the moon? I mean, really?) but I'm...
International Politics
20 October 2011
At 2am on 6 July, Ahmed, a 15-year-old boy from the village of Burin, in the occupied West Bank, was up late...
International Politics
13 October 2011
The Romney myth
Politics
07 October 2011
At the start of his first conference speech as Labour leader, in September 2010, Ed Miliband proclaimed:Conference, I...
Politics
07 October 2011
Today is the tenth anniversary of the invasion of Afghanistan by the United States and its allies -- including the UK...
Politics
06 October 2011
My column in this week's magazine attacks the Tories' "brazen attempt to gerrymander the electoral system"...
Politics
01 October 2011
Our education system isn't perfect. Far from it. But, in recent years, it has become fashionable to deride the...

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