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Dame Margaret Beckett: ‘I hope I’ve helped the women who have come after me’
Letter to my Younger Self

Dame Margaret Beckett: ‘I hope I’ve helped the women who have come after me’

She’s not very good at putting up shelves, but when it came to showing her colleagues what female politicians could achieve, Margaret Beckett did it all herself

£15 minimum wage: Who is calling for it and could it happen?
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£15 minimum wage: Who is calling for it and could it happen?

Calls for a £15 minimum wage have increased as inflation causes wages to stagnate. But is it feasable? Here’s everything you need to know.

The left’s blind spot: London and regional inequality
Sam Bright

The left’s blind spot: London and regional inequality

Labour has become ideologically and politically detached from the red wall – because its thought-leaders have retreated to the all-consuming capital, writes journalist and author Sam Bright.

Labour are still looking for Blair’s heir 25 years on
Mark Devenport

Labour are still looking for Blair’s heir 25 years on

Sam Fender: Culture wars undermine working class support for Labour
Culture wars

Sam Fender: Culture wars undermine working class support for Labour

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Boris Johnson says ‘stop playing politics’ over Downing Street Christmas party
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Boris Johnson says ‘stop playing politics’ over Downing Street Christmas party

Rachel Riley: ‘Every country is going to benefit from a strong opposition’
Politics

Rachel Riley: ‘Every country is going to benefit from a strong opposition’

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