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.
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?
18 June 2014 12:03 PM
Whether or not you opposed the war in 2003 - you were wrong
10 June 2014 12:45 PM
Get angry about people playing the system by all means, but start at the top and work your way down if you expect to be taken seriously
04 June 2014 11:19 AM
A disadvantaged child will nearly always and everywhere become a disadvantaged adult
Thousands of teenage girls enduring debilitating illnesses after routine school cancer vaccination
Migrants in Kos: Photos show real tragedy after Brits abroad complain of 'awkward' holidays
British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
Michael Gove determined to scrap the Human Rights Act – even if Scotland retains it
Threat to scrap Human Rights Act could see UK follow Nazi example, warns UN official
Church of England 'one generation away from extinction' after dramatic loss of followers
- 1 California man brutally beat 82-year-old Sikh grandfather he mistook for 'one of those people'
- 3 Charles Kennedy 'had better judgement drunk than many sober politicians' says Ian Hislop
- 5 We have six months to save the world, says leading economist