He’s meant to be politically dead and buried, but he’s still shaping policy.
The man we should all have been talking about in 2016.
ALWYN TURNER remembers Yvette Cooper’s shadow cabinet from a parallel universe.
From the News Chronicle in October 1936: Will there ever be a Labour government again?
How did Jeremy Corbyn’s second conference speech shape up?
Did Tony Blair really lose 5 million Labour votes? And does it matter? ALWYN TURNER explains.
ROGER HERMISTON wonders why the Lib Dems are so reluctant to draw on their rich heritage, and celebrates the career of Archibald Sinclair.
ALWYN TURNER on the parliamentary career of the ‘High Priestess of Dogma’.
DAN ATKINSON isn’t convinced by the Pontypridd hero of the Partido Revolucionario Institucional.
ALWYN TURNER on the woman who ‘got the Labour establishment on the run’.
ROGER HERMISTON wishes he had one fruity anecdote about the would-be Labour’ leader, but he doesn’t.
The Labour Party under Ed Miliband and Jeremy Corbyn in the final part of ALWYN TURNER’s series.