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.
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
19 May 2014 11:53 AM
He gushes over Vladimir Putin, is disconcertingly sanguine over Tory philosophy and is Thatcherite in tooth and claw
04 May 2014 04:20 PM
Meanwhile, Britain retreats into splendid isolation
30 March 2014 01:41 PM
Hardly any attempts have been made by the party to reconnect with 'blue-collar' voters
General Election 2015: Chuka Umunna on the benefits of immigration, humility – and his leader Ed Miliband
The sickening truth about food banks that the Tories don't want you to know
Aaron and Melissa Klein: Oregon anti-gay bakers ordered to pay $135,000 after refusing to make cake for same-sex wedding
Andrew Lloyd Webber: Phantom of the Opera writer mocked after issuing a warning about Ed Miliband and Nicola Sturgeon
EU exit would hit UK economy much harder than neighbouring countries, study finds
General election 2015: Labour will toughen hate crimes legislation surrounding Islamophobia
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