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.
The Game and Real Social dynamics: Is the seduction community pushing the idea that ‘no’ just means ‘not yet’?
24 January 2013 08:00 AM
This form of teaching 'how to pick up women' can have a darker meaning
11 January 2013 03:49 PM
Anybody who believes the life chances of a child shouldn't be determined by their parents' bank balance must recognise the tragedy of our education system
03 January 2013 12:06 PM
The Tories prioritise being "tough" on benefits above being correct about them
21 December 2012 05:23 PM
The UN has rightly called for a ban on female genital mutilation
10 December 2012 01:39 PM
Pointing the finger of blame at others for our poor health and obesity isn't acceptable.
22 November 2012 12:30 PM
Hysterical commentary from both Left and Right will only prolong warfare
13 November 2012 03:35 PM
A student refused to lay a poppy wreath last Sunday
07 November 2012 02:48 PM
The fear of previous generations that a lunatic regime would one day have a nuclear weapon may soon be realised
31 October 2012 02:31 PM
The great essayist's opinions in later life were more solid than critics allow. But they shouldn't matter to any possible memorial
24 October 2012 12:07 PM
The problem isn't running out of people to enter the trade; it's that those who do enter will only come from a very narrow cross-section of our society: bad news all round
Ukip says babies born to immigrants in the UK should be classed as migrants – which would include Nigel Farage’s own children
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
The young are the new poor: Sharp increase in number of under-25s living in poverty, while over-65s are better off than ever
Tamir Rice: 12-year-old boy playing with fake gun dies after being shot by Ohio police
Exclusive: UK approved £7m Israeli arms sales in six months before Gaza conflict
- 1 'Kidnapped boy may have been abused and murdered by VIP paedophile ring,' say police
- 2 Ridley Scott on Exodus, Gods and Kings casting: 'I'm not going to get it financed if my lead actor is Mohammad so-and-so from such-and-such'
- 3 Girl, 7, gets Tesco to remove 'stupid' sign suggesting superheroes are 'for boys'
- 4 This letter from a reader explains why women can’t play football
- 5 'You should come to my house and eat cheeses with me': 4-year-old sends adorable love letter to girl at school