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.
18 December 2014 05:52 PM
The embargo is the excuse that for half a century has kept on giving
#CameronMustGo: Step away from Twitter and close down your laptop — a hashtag will not win the next General Election
01 December 2014 01:42 PM
We're all becoming too eager to equate Twitter campaigns with actual democratic will
21 November 2014 12:19 PM
People ought to be able to have a debate on any issue they damn well please
Ed Miliband might make you cringe, but if you care about inequality then he's the only option you have
12 November 2014 04:52 PM
Rampant and unjustifiable inequality is the biggest issue Britain faces, and he gets it
02 November 2014 01:35 PM
The word ‘foreigner’ has become so toxic that Britain is now prepared to let refugees drown
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
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
BBC director Danny Cohen: Rising UK antisemitism makes me feel more uncomfortable than ever
Alex Salmond has 'broken his word to the Scottish people' says Scottish Lib Dem leader
- 1 PlayStation and Xbox hacked by Lizard Squad
- 2 Katie Hopkins speaks out on childhood obesity: 'Parents of fat children should be prosecuted for child cruelty'
- 3 The Grace Dent Christmas Questionnaire
- 4 The 'Black Museum': After 150 years, public set to see exhibits from police’s grisly crime museum
- 5 Vagina canoe artist defends herself over ‘obscenity’ charges