Labour’s rebels promised to leave the party for more than a year. When they finally did, it was a calamity.
The resurgence of interest in classic BBC disaster drama Threads is a symptom of an increasingly bleak political climate.
Jeremy Hardy stood out amid the cavalcade of insipid politeness on the airwaves. He was funny, and rude, and unashamedly socialist.
The government's draft domestic violence legislation is a step forward. But unless cuts to funding are reversed, it will amount to little.
As capitalism continues to hollow out our lives, socialists and Christians can find common cause in the fight against its injustices.
There is a new approach to poverty in Britain: starve people out of it.