The Last Game

​Why 1989 was the hinge year in English football’s modernisation

May 2 2019 / New Statesman/Spear's Magazine

Jeremy Hunt: The Last Cameroon

​The great survivor is on a mission to unite his fractured party - and the country

April 17 2019 / New Statesman

The Masochism Premiership (redux)

​Plus - our national novelist ...

March 27 2019 / New Statesman

Charles Masterman and the condition of England

Power leaks from Corbyn and May

March 1 2019 / New Statesman

Mark Hollis: The Sound of Silence

​A musician of extraordinary depths

February 27 2019 / New Statesman

Tiger Woods's Late Style

​Why I backed Woods to win another Major

February 5 2019 / Spear's Magazine

Ten Years as Editor of the New Statesman

​Getting the balance right

December 6 2018 / New Statesman

This is Emery's Arsenal now

​You cannot be an innovator twice

December 1 2018 / Spear's Magazine

Paul Collier: We are living a tragedy

​How to heal deep rifts in society

November 29 2018 / New Statesman

National Populism: The Revolt Against Liberal Democracy by Matthew Goodwin and Roger Eatwell

An age of upheaval

October 21 2018 / Sunday Times

The Art of Selection

​Ed Smith is getting a lot right - for now

October 1 2018 / Spear's Magazine

Why the left are now more forgiving of Ed Miliband

It was poignant sitting opposite the man whose ambition it had been to remake capitalism for an age of austerity

September 5 2018 / New Statesman