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Ralph Miliband: it’s complicated

What does Britain expect from the refugees and immigrants who come to this country?

By David Herman  

The past is never done with. It keeps turning up in unexpected places. Above all, it is complicated. The debate about The Daily Mail’shatchet job on Ralph Miliband is fascinating in many ways. It says so much about the present: a new edge in the right-wing press after Ed Miliband’s conference speech; anxieties about Englishness and patriotism as part of the debate about immigration; the first signs in a generation of an ideological divide between…

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