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.
24 April 2012 01:07 PM
Anyone, technically speaking, can go from “rags to riches” and make something of their life. Anyone can also, as it happens, win the lottery.
James Bloodworth: Trident is a colossal waste of money that will encourage further nuclear proliferation
09 March 2012 12:00 AM
There are occasions when the language of austerity jars with reality, most notably when it comes to the renewal of Britain’s nuclear arsenal
James Bloodworth: Instead of celebrating when Thatcher dies, the left should reflect on missed chance
28 December 2011 11:32 AM
Ever since Margaret Thatcher stopped appearing in public due to poor health, the fit and proper reaction to her eventual exit from the earthly realm has been discussed with increasing regularity by the political left.
12 December 2011 01:57 PM
28 November 2011 01:29 PM
Visiting Stratford’s new Westfield shopping centre on a crisp November morning, I feel, as a person, incredibly small.
Scotland could still declare independence – even without referendum, says Alex Salmond
Scottish referendum results: Cross-party consensus collapses amid Tory-Labour spat on the 'English question'
Hilary Mantel 'should be investigated by police' over Margaret Thatcher assassination story, says Lord Bell
Plebgate MP Andrew Mitchell called officer a 'little s**t', claim court documents 'exposing ex-Chief Whip's 'record of abusing police'
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
Labour Party conference: Ed Balls to set out plan to freeze child benefit to balance books
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