Long lists


Bagehot's Notebook
David Rennie

Bagehot columnist surveys the politics of Britain, British life and Britain’s place in the world. The column and blog are named after Walter Bagehot, an English journalist who was the editor of

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Baroque in Hackney
Ms Baroque

I am a poet, critic, conversationalist, personal shopper, siren, and housemaid to the gods – at least they think they’re gods. So it said when this blog first opened in 2006. The


Benefit Scrounging Scum

Life in a broken bureaucracy with a bendy and borked body. Taken from Benefit Scrounging Scum Submitted posts Get out of your comfort zone, disability living allowance cuts are relevant to all

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Reality Check with Polly Curtis
Polly Curtis

Polly Curtis is the Guardian‘s Whitehall correspondent working in Houses of Parliament and writing about government, politics and policy. She has previously covered health, social affairs and education for the paper and

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Slugger O'Toole
Mick Fealty

Slugger O’Toole is an award winning news and opinion portal, which takes a critical look at various strands of political politics in Ireland and Britain. It tries to bring its readers ‘open


Jack of Kent
David Allen Green

The Jack of Kent blog is named after a fairly obscure medieval folklore hero who bested the Devil by looking at what was actually said. As such, it seemed a good name

gavin kelly

Economics, politics and the reality of the 'squeezed middle'
Gavin Kelly

Gavin Kelly is chief executive of Resolution Foundation. He was Director of Research at the Institute of Public Policy Research and the Fabian Society, and taught economics and politics at the University

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The Konnolsky Files
Pavel Konnolsky

Welcome to a collection of my many plenty postings from perspective of Smolensk butcher on great issues of our age. Also contains Smolensk Information Service Broadcasts and events of my life. Taken


Madam Miaow Says
Anna Chen

Introduction Anna Chen’s blog. Writes and presents programmes for BBC Radio 4. First British Chinese comedian to write and perform at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival (Suzy Wrong — Human Cannon, 1994) and

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Foreign Matters
Tim Marshall

Tim Marshall is a leading authority on foreign affairs, and has reported from 30 countries in Europe, Africa, Asia, the Middle East and North America. He has covered three US Presidential elections

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Alex Massie
Alex Massie

Alex Massie is a freelance journalist, currently based in the Scottish Borders. He spent five years in Washington DC as a correspondent for The Scotsman and the Daily Telegraph. Prior to that

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Rebecca Omonira-Oyekanmi
Rebecca Omonira-Oyekanmi

London-based journalist writing features and news for print and web. Recently completed a Winston Churchill Travel Fellowship reporting on immigration and asylum in Greece, Italy, Spain, France and the UK. Prior to

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John Rentoul: Independent Blogs
John Rentoul

John Rentoul is chief political commentator for The Independent on Sunday, and visiting fellow at Queen Mary, University of London, where he teaches contemporary history. Previously he was chief leader writer for

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Another stupid human
Raph Shirley

In my own words… Truth? Beauty? Call it what you like mate, I just call it a blogging. This site exploded on to the web scene in late 2009. And it been

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Rangers Tax-Case
Rangers Tax-Case

Bringing you the story that Scottish journalists seem unable to do. Taken from Rangers Tax-Case Judges of the 2012 Blog Prize, Suzanne Moore, Hopi Sen and Sean Dodson, said; ‘The 2012 Blog


Beneath The Wig

A girl. Noisy, sweary, political, very ranty. Geek mixed with a touch of law. No-longer-practising barrister. Taken from Twitter profile Submitted posts Justice: RIP? In screwing Ken Clarke, Victoria Derbyshire fucked rape

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Telegraph Blogs: Toby Young
Toby Young

Toby Young is the author of How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (2001) and The Sound of No Hands Clapping (2006). His personal website is www.nosacredcows.co.uk. He is the co-founder of

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Lisa Ansell
Lisa Ansell

I am Lisa Ansell. This blog is my thoughts. I have accepted it is unlikely that the next year is going to throw up a political solution to the global crisis the