How Angela Merkel became Europe's most popular leader—without Germany ever really understanding who she is
Jenny McCall / January 28, 2020
It's easy to imagine sports commentators have moved on from the sort of offensive comments that received widespread attention in the 1980s. But AI analysis shows how an old bias endures in language...
Stephen Fisher and Andreas Murr / January 24, 2020
Historical analysis shows he would stand a better chance than the other candidates of leading his party to victory
Shadowing the PM brings prominence, but mostly not power. To reach No 10, Labour must pick a leader who can do one thing above all else: teach
Jonathan Lis / January 24, 2020
The emotional rupture is complete and the legal rupture will follow
Philip Cowley and Matthew Bailey / January 24, 2020
75 per cent of Premier League clubs are found in Labour seats; by the National League, the figure is just 25 per cent
Jason Whittaker / January 23, 2020
Labour leadership hopefuls are keen to claim the mantle of the past. They would be advised to remember that Attlee was a romantic, as much the poet and prophet of the welfare state as its...
Christopher Lamb / January 22, 2020
The debate over Rebecca Long-Bailey's comments on abortion reveals a general discomfort with faith in politics. But progressives should welcome anyone motivated to fight for a fairer, more equal...
Jason Reed / January 21, 2020
This week's debates about the House of Lords are eerily reminiscent of arguments over Europe back in 2015
Prospect Team / January 21, 2020
The Birmingham Yardley MP and Labour leadership candidate answers Prospect's quickfire questions—from her biggest regret to what she's changed her mind about in politics