Thursday's vote didn't represent the ringing endorsement of austerity that the Tories will now pretend that it did.
proportional voting system would give us a parliament full of vitality. Instead
we’ve got a two-tone debating chamber and a government of thin
Is TTIP really going to help consumers?
Labour abandoned its pledge to tackle media concentration after its 1992 defeat. It should resist the urge to do so now.
A passionate contest in Bradford West was a highlight of Britain's general election. Here is the remarkable story from a changing city.
The appointment of John Whittingdale as culture secretary is a wise move by Cameron. His expertise will be vital in ensuring that next year's BBC charter renewal is properly debated.
With a Conservative
victory in the UK election, even deeper cuts are looming for women already in
poverty and at risk, and the suffering will become entrenched.
As the Labour right-wing searches to rationalise last week's election defeat, the future of the party is at stake.
Could a green phoenix arise from the flames of the 2015
Far from undermining its power, the new hybrid media environment has enabled the corporation to consolidate its news monopoly.
The only way parties of the left can stop Boris Johnson is by coming together and ending their internecine tribalism.
The Conservatives have won. Now Britain’s own union and its EU membership are under question
What happened in the UK's election by someone whose prediction was more right than wrong
(And how free is our press?)
As Britain heads to the polls, what is the real significance of these elections?
Huge hidden cuts to hospital budgets, soaring privatisation, and some scary plans to make us pay for healthcare - as voters go to the polls, the consequences of more Tory government could be dire.
All three main UK parties are keen to pursue English devolution. But their proposals are elite-driven and do not take democracy seriously enough.
Traditionally treated as a background issue, Scottish politics is at the centre of today's UK general election.
Caught in a collision of unemployment, precarious jobs and reduced public services. Part three of our series on the housing crisis: Losing your home.
Forget Labour, the Greens are the only party that will help social movements beyond parliament.
David Cameron and the European Commission are both in agreement on the need to get rid of 'red tape' for businesses. Their proposals pose a real threat to workers' rights, the environment and human health.
The Comic Tragedy of British Politics 3: Real People
A look at the three main parties’ manifestos confirms that none of them really have any big ideas about the rest of the world.
Cynicism towards the election is no shield against political manipulation.
How were political issues covered
by BBC Reporting Scotland and STV News in the four months before UK General Election 2015?
A talk with Steve Stride, the chief executive of Poplar HARCA, on why in his area of London 'regeneration' isn't a dirty word but something the community supports.
Like so many involved in the newer left, Brand's practical political programme is reformist. We need to develop a left in which ideas and traditions are worth more than revolutionary kitsch.
economics coverage has been relatively balanced in the run up to this election but
it has failed to convey the extent of the Conservatives’ ties with big
After caring for
his elderly mother a 50-year-old builder faces eviction from a council flat. Part two of our three part series on Coalition Britain’s housing crisis.
Labour has not done enough to prevent the reformation of the Tory / Lib Dem coalition.
Cameron claims that the NHS is becoming more efficient - and is not being privatised or cut. But doctors know these claims are false.
Scotland is at the centre-stage of this
year’s general election. What is at stake historically?
Jean Seaton’s feisty reply to critical reviews of her book invites us to reflect on history when we think about the future of the BBC. It’s a challenge that deserves a wide response.
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