James is a political journalist and editor of Left Foot Forward. He has previously written for the Observer, the Independent on Sunday, the Irish Independent, the Huffington Post, Red Pepper and Jacobin.
24 October 2014 03:08 PM
What Brand appears not to grasp is that any revolution simply involves the replacement of one set of unaccountable leaders with another
War with Isis: Why should anyone have faith in the left if it continues to sit on the fence when it comes to supporting the Kurds?
17 October 2014 12:50 PM
The NUS is happy to condemn Robin Thicke for a pop song, but not a a group which enslaves women
The Conservatives’ plan to scrap the Human Rights Act will be applauded by dictators around the world
03 October 2014 03:14 PM
Chris Grayling’s proposals are a calculated move to win over UKIP’s growing constituency of angry little men
26 September 2014 04:04 PM
A Western alliance with Assad would be based on two colossal misunderstandings of the situation in Syria
19 September 2014 09:25 AM
If it doesn’t, then politics could turn very nasty indeed
10 September 2014 03:30 PM
They have forgotten the message of Danny Boyle's opening ceremony: that Britain is more than a country of career politicians and bullying bankers
20 August 2014 03:27 PM
Those who have spent the past 10 years warning against intervention need to wake up
12 August 2014 04:34 PM
It's the question that's baffling the left. But like the Nazis, it's impossible to try and explain the thinking behind their extremist beliefs
14 July 2014 02:05 PM
Why isn’t the same level of concern shown for the world’s many other seemingly intractable problems?
25 June 2014 12:47 PM
Does Ed Miliband really have a mummy problem?
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Thousands with degenerative conditions classified as 'fit to work in future' – despite no possibility of improvement
Attacks on 'Ukip Calypso' show how skewed people’s priorities are
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
- 1 This 'woman calls police to order pizza' story isn't going where you're expecting
- 2 Axe wielding man shot dead after attacking four New York policemen on busy street
- 3 Watch what happened when food critics were unknowingly served McDonald's
- 4 Jimmy Carr's Oscar Pistorius joke goes a bit too far at the Q Awards
- 5 Ottawa shootings: Bruce MacKinnon's cartoon is the perfect tribute to soldier Nathan Cirillo