Rafael Behr is political columnist at the Guardian and former political editor of the New Statesman

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The Staggers
12 November 2012
The Tories' real game.
The Staggers
09 November 2012
In case anyone missed the news that David Cameron was pleased to see his buddy Barack Obama re-elected, Downing Street...
Blogs
07 November 2012
Embracing the Education Secretary.
UK Politics
31 October 2012
Did politicians collude in the rip-off?
The Staggers
27 October 2012
A challenge to all parties.
UK Politics
25 October 2012
If there is such a thing as a good booing, Ed Miliband got one at an anti-austerity rally in London on 20 October. The...
UK Politics
24 October 2012
If there is such a thing as a good booing, Ed Miliband got one at an anti-austerity rally in London on 20 October. The...
The Staggers
24 October 2012
No one loves the Communications Data Bill currently making its way through parliament. Legislating to increase the...
The Staggers
22 October 2012
Why did Andrew Mitchell have to resign from his post as Conservative chief whip? The explanation has many layers. The...
UK Politics
17 October 2012
David Cameron will be remembered by history as, among other things, the last leader of the Conservative party to...
The Staggers
11 October 2012
One of the most memorable lines in David Cameron’s speech to the Conservative conference yesterday was this...
Politics
10 October 2012
The annual party conference season reveals so much about politics and so little. The paradox has a simple explanation....
The Staggers
09 October 2012
Boris Johnson didn’t need to be disloyal to David Cameron in his speech to the Conservative conference today and...
The Staggers
05 October 2012
Welfare reform dangers.
The Staggers
04 October 2012
Tory MPs stay away.

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