Abi Wilkinson: Labour is right to seek to spread the wealth

20 April 2017

When it comes to economic policy, Labour isn’t too leftwing – but it does struggle to present an image of economic competence.

Steve Richards: Whatever happens in the election, Brexit spells trouble for Theresa May

19 April 2017

The PM has made two claims to justify her snap general election. Both of them are nonsense.

George Pascoe-Watson: Communication is key to making a success of Brexit

30 March 2017

The government needs a clear message, but David Davis' white paper on the Great Repeal Bill failed at the first hurdle

Peter Bingle: It's time for Tom Watson to show us what he is made of

20 March 2017

Labour's deputy leader has blown apart the illusion of an uneasy unity between himself and Jeremy Corbyn.

Alastair Campbell interview: My tribalism is being fairly severely challenged

31 March 2017

Tony Blair’s former communications supremo is as combative as ever as he battles to stop Brexit. And yet he is not ruling out being Theresa May’s first mental health tsar.

How the Hampstead Socialist lost out to the Islington Socialist

13 February 2017

Hampstead used to be home of the Labour intelligentsia, but Islington appears to have wrested the title from its north London neighbour.

Dan Jarvis interview: There’s nothing progressive about ignoring the concerns of voters

22 January 2017

After the intense media storm over his leadership challenge that never was, Dan Jarvis has kept a low profile in Westminster. But the former paratrooper is returning to the frontline of politics as he takes on the government over child poverty targets

Book review: The Women Who Shaped Politics

24 April 2017

Sophy Ridge celebrates leading women in politics while documenting the sexism that they faced.

How cartoonists have coped with Theresa May and Margaret Thatcher

10 April 2017

The new exhibition at The Political Cartoon Gallery is being run in association with Total Politics.

Meet the man who mashes up Nicola Sturgeon with David Bowie

4 April 2017

'There's too much politics!' says the man who's become a cult hero with his daily dose of musical satire