gap

Prospect Magazine

Prospect Blog

  1. Exclusive: David Davis on “crony capitalism”

    / / 1 Comment
    David Davis, the senior Conservative MP and former shadow home secretary, has launched a scathing attack on what he calls “crony capitalism” of the current government, accusing it of being “far too close” to big business and “shamelessly courting” Rupert Murdoch. Davis, who narrowly lost the leadership to David Cameron...
  2. Clegg’s tightrope

    / / Leave a comment
    There was a telling moment in the press section of the audience for Nick Clegg’s question and answer session with delegates at the Lib Dem conference in Birmingham on Monday afternoon. Clegg had just dropped into the discussion a new pledge of £355m for educating girls in the poorer parts...
  3. The generation gap, not rap, is to blame for the riots

    / / 8 Comments
    Prospect contributor Shiv Malik responds to David Goodhart’s web exclusive article, “The riots, the rappers and the Anglo-Jamaican tragedy” Searching for the root causes of the riots David Goodhart wrote last week: “The ‘hoodie’ culture of disaffection has told young people that their inchoate anger at the ‘power,’ the system,...
  4. / / Leave a comment
    The Daily Mail bewails the widening gap between US and UK policy on Afghanistan, and the opinion of former military chief General Lord Dannatt You need to be logged in to see this part of the content. Please either subscribe or Login to access.


Most Read






Prospect Reads

  • Do China’s youth care about politics? asks Alec Ash
  • Joanna Biggs on Facebook and feminism
  • Boris Berezosky was a brilliant man, says Keith Gessen—but he nearly destroyed Russia


Prospect Buzz

  • Prospect's masterful crossword setter Didymus gets a shout-out in the Guardian
  • The Telegraph reports on Nigel Farage's article on Lords reform
  • Prospect writer Mark Kitto is profiled in the New York Times