Covid shines a light on everything

The coronavirus emergency is providing a weird form of political awakening. In every area of life, the response to it reveals deep truths about us and how we do things. Maybe it's because it is...

Displaced people are being left without help

By Marta Welander There's been very little mention of the effect of the coronavirus on some of the most...

Lazy contrarians are putting everyone at risk

By Alex Andreou And so it came to pass, that the very talking heads who have been, for some...

The coronaviru emergency in immigration detention centres s

By Bella Sankey Grace is a long term British resident detained in one of the UK's seven immigration removal...

Johnson already looks bored of the coronavirus

You get what you pay for. We elected an after dinner speaker for prime minister. And that was what we got. But when you buy cheap, the real cost always reveals itself. There's a proper...

Warning raised over Coronavirus bill impact on elderly and disabled

By Chaminda Jayanetti Charities and campaigners are sounding the alarm over an emergency bill tackling the coronavirus, amid fears...

The reality of the equipment supply problem

The doctors are scared. So are the nurses, the staff and the cleaners. They have looked at Italy and they know what's coming. "I'm not going to lie, a lot of people here are shitting...

The biggest expansion in executive power we’ve seen in our lifetime

We've never seen a bill like this. The powers it is going to give the state are unprecedented. It is the most extensive encroachment on British civil liberties we have ever seen outside of...

Food banks face uncertainty as coronavirus crisis deepens

By Natalie BloomerThis week, the Islington food bank became one of the first to announce that it would...

Without a constitutional reform movement, we’re done for

By Trevor Smith The political parties are in an extraordinary situation. It's akin to a state of anomie. The...