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.
21 March 2014 03:53 PM
Inaction can be just as bad as intervention
Britain isolated is Britain undone. When will Eurosceptics realise that the era of the nation state has ended?
12 March 2014 03:55 PM
Meaningful reform will in future only come through concerted transnational action
The left has a blind spot on Venezuela. When will it acknowledge that Chavez's socialist dream has turned into a nightmare?
19 February 2014 02:28 PM
Students are protesting against crime and government repression
28 June 2013 06:51 PM
A report calls out the left for embracing fundamentalists
11 June 2013 10:56 AM
Speeding drivers kill or seriously injure twice as many people a year as drug misuse - but the right refuses to face the problem
28 May 2013 01:33 PM
There seems to be a reluctance to admit that there are worse things in the world than the British establishment. This is hamstringing the left's response
03 May 2013 02:22 PM
The issues that will define the 2015 election are economic, where Ukip is weakest
29 April 2013 04:35 PM
Opposing class interests still exist, but Old Labour needs some fresh ideas
22 March 2013 03:16 PM
The backlash against this invasion discredited the idea of humanitarian interventions
08 March 2013 01:16 PM
'El Comandante' ruined Venezuela's economy and brushed aside human rights
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
Migrant boat disaster: Ukip candidate mocks victims in sickening Twitter post
Nigel Farage wants the BBC to stop making programmes like Doctor Who, Strictly Come Dancing, and Top Gear
Global warming: Scientists say temperatures could rise by 6C by 2100 and call for action ahead of UN meeting in Paris
General Election 2015: Britain would become a 'communist dictatorship' under Ed Miliband and Nicola Sturgeon, claims wife of Michael Gove
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- 3 Teaching profession headed for crisis as numbers continue to drop and working lives become 'unbearable'
- 4 The most powerful passports in the world
- 5 Chinese student carries disabled friend to school every day for three years