Tony Blair

Peter Mandelson, Gordon Brown and Simon Lewis
One-Minute Read
16 Jun, 2009

Gordon Brown belongs to an era when people voted for the idea of socialism. Today they need a charismatic leader, like Tony Blair, to sell it to them

One-Minute Read
10 Mar, 2009

The 9/11 attacks gave the Irish republican movement the perfect opportunity to effortlessly insert itself into civilian life

One-Minute Read
25 Feb, 2009

As the BBC tells the story of Margaret Thatcher’s downfall in a major new drama, historian Andrew Roberts assesses her legacy

18 Feb, 2009

Toe the line with the US and Israel and that pension fund will keep growing

One-Minute Read
13 Nov, 2008

Despite the furore over its inspiration, David Hare’s play provides a fitting coda to the New Labour years, but shares the same failings

One-Minute Read
05 Nov, 2008

The BBC pair are merely symptomatic of a wider viciousness in British society that permeates politics, business and the media

One-Minute Read
23 Oct, 2008

Omission of the banking crisis is the only flaw in Chris Patten's optimistic view of the next century, says Henry Porter

21 Oct, 2008

MAN IN THE NEWS: The Hull City manager is raising the reputation of English football coaches, says Neil Clark