Rob Marchant is a political commentator and former Labour Party manager. As well as his regular columns at LabourList and Labour Uncut, he also contributes to the New Statesman, Left Foot Forward, Harry’s Place, Progress, the Huffington Post and his own blog, The Centre Left.
23 May 2014 06:35 PM
Labour have done in the latest elections but have failed to connect to the public
09 April 2014 04:34 PM
We have made a mess of our own back yard. We do not need to do the same to the country's labour market.
20 November 2013 12:53 PM
The answer is to stick up for the good trade unionism and kick out the bad
19 September 2013 10:01 PM
Primaries – they pay for themselves and the majority of Labour supporters would take part
08 September 2013 10:00 PM
Some activists see Blairite diehards trying to ‘break the link’ – but this is at best paranoid
29 August 2013 01:58 PM
With a heavier union influence and London's bunker mentality, it looks likely to be a choice of the least worst options for Miliband
05 May 2013 04:19 PM
The last few weeks have been disastrous for Miliband. And this was no turnaround
15 March 2013 03:33 PM
The only surprising thing about this case is that no one seems to have realized Lord Ahmed was an accident waiting to happen
24 February 2013 08:24 PM
If our Prime Minister thinks he's having a hard time, he should put himself in the position of his Spanish counterpart. That country's misery affects us all
12 February 2013 04:29 PM
The former Lib Dem MP was talented and had achievements to his name. But he lied to his children, ex-wife, peers, colleagues and the public, and that is intolerable
The secret report that helps Israelis to hide facts
A day in the life of Vladimir Putin: The dictator in his labyrinth
Were 'Poor Doors' added to mixed developments so wealthy residents don't have to go in alongside social housing tenants?
A new Russian revolution: The cracks are starting to appear in Putin’s Kremlin power bloc
Arizona execution lasts two hours as killer Joseph Wood left 'snorting and gasping' for air
Opponents of Israel's military operation in Gaza are the real enemies of Middle Eastern peace
- 1 Secret Cinema: Why were Back to the Future screenings cancelled?
- 2 Christians: The world's most persecuted people
- 3 The secret report that helps Israelis to hide facts
- 4 Danish TV reporter is all business up top, all party down below
- 5 Ross Burden dead: MasterChef and Ready Steady Cook star, dies aged 45