Jeremy Corbyn's election campaign paid more attention to student debt than crisis debt

Labour talks about student debt - but crisis debt is what really counts

It's not just student debt that needs writing off. People in debt because of welfare cuts and austerity need their debts written off too.

International development secretary Priti Patel sees foreign aid as a way of helping British exporters

We need to talk about the UK’s aid budget

Supporters of Britain's foreign aid spending must critique it themselves to protect it from right-wing attacks

Cable must learn from Tim Farron's campaign mistakes

Sir Vince Cable's mission for the Lib Dems - and Britain

The new Lib Dem leader must plot a course to profit from the failings of his rivals

Many children are locked up for 23 hours a day

The government must act now to tackle the crisis in our youth jails

The Chief Inspector of Prisons' report provides a horrifying insight into the conditions in which children are held

Opinion Former Articles

"Pay and exploitative employment are the real problems faced in modern Britain"

Labour's plans for a real living wage would be life changing for many people

A minimum wage of £10 will lift millions of people out of poverty

"They refuse to acknowledge the problems working class people of this country face day in, day out"

Budget Tories out of touch once again

The government's incompetence has shifted attention away from the real issues at hand

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