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.
I now refuse to sound my horn at a reckless driver. What if he pulls a gun?
Planned closure of polling stations is latest in long and shameful tradition of African-American voter suppression.
This isn’t anti-Trump hyperbole. The warning signs are everywhere.
Prepare for a rollback of progressive achievements on everything from gay rights to abortion.
To be clear: 42 of the 45 presidents of the US had no need for an agency as lawless and heartless as ICE.
The high-profile, progressive senator may have ruled out a 2020 run for the White House, but a lot can happen in two years.
Don’t be fooled by the friendly Midwestern drawl: Pence is a religious extremist.
The president begins every day by tuning into – and live-tweeting – the channel’s morning show, Fox & Friends.
What is it with the White House press corps? Is there a more servile group of reporters anywhere in the West?
Trita Parsi, president of the National Iranian American Council, is convinced that a new war is on the cards.