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.
Iran Watch, part 5 - a response to some nonsense from Guido Fawkes.
Will Self triumphs on BBC Question Time.
Iran Watch, part 4.
You can’t run against Boris as the banker-bashing candidate but avoid your own income tax.
Iran Watch, part 3.
What Ed M should and shouldn't learn from TB.
The latest Human Rights Watch report makes for depressing reading.
Condemn Tonge for her comments on the future of Israel if you want to. But you'll have to condemn Ehud Olmert too.
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