News

  • Labour unveil their rural manifesto

    Labour have today launched their rural manifesto, in which they outline how they’d ensure the economy works for people in rural areas. Labour’s plan includes a pledge to replace the Agricultural Wages Board (abolished by the coalition) with...

  • Ed Miliband: A Portrait

    At the start of the campaign there was a suggestion that the focus might be on the wider Labour Party and the party at large rather than Miliband himself. But as Miliband’s approval ratings have improved, and the Labour leader is widely believed...

  • Milibrand vs Brand – The Trailer

    The much awaited full interview is out tomorrow – but here’s the trailer. It doesn’t give much away – but it doesn’t look like Brand is going to give Miliband an easy ride…

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Comment

  • Remembering the dead, fighting for the living

    Today millions around the world will stand to ‘Remember the dead and fight for the living’ at events, demonstrations and vigils held to mark International Workers’ Memorial Day (IWMD). This annual commemoration for all those who have been killed,...

  • The return of foreign policy

    By Mike Buckley and Joe Walker  Amidst the noise this election campaign has highlighted some important differences between the two main parties. Over the last week Ed Miliband has given keynote speeches on foreign policy and international development,...

  • Jeez, the man is desperate

    When Bob Hawke was fighting his first General Election in Australia, the then Conservative Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser claimed that if Labor was elected voters would have to “keep their money under the bed”. Hawke’s caustic response...

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Video

  • Ed Miliband: A Portrait

    At the start of the campaign there was a suggestion that the focus might be on the wider Labour Party and the party at large rather than Miliband himself. But as Miliband’s approval ratings have improved, and the Labour leader is widely believed...

  • Milibrand vs Brand – The Trailer

    The much awaited full interview is out tomorrow – but here’s the trailer. It doesn’t give much away – but it doesn’t look like Brand is going to give Miliband an easy ride…

  • Why won’t Michael Fallon rule out stabbing Britain in the back over Trident?

    Three weeks ago Michael Fallon went negative with an ugly and unpleasant attack on Ed Miliband, accusing him planning to stab Britain in the back over Trident renewal. Since then we’ve also had Boris Johnson repeating Fallon’s backstab myth...

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Recent Comments

  • avatar Steve Stubbs: I like this idea. But combine it with giving the Scot
  • avatar gavin: Scotlandshire-----looks like Labour doesn't do satire.
  • avatar Adam Peak: Labour's rural manifesto is to turn the countryside int
  • avatar Matthew Blott: Agree. F***ing disgraceful. God I hope these bastards g
  • avatar gavin: Ben, polls ? Is that your best shot ? In actual voting,