The election of Donald Trump as the next US President means the arguments in favour of our nuclear deterrent are even more relevant.
Progress, 25 November 2016
Recent data showing strong performance from the UK economy do not change the long term risks of Brexit.
Progress, 1 November 2016
Doing politics well by each other.
Church of England Newspaper, 29 September 2016
My account of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's visit to the Labour Party's annual conference church service.
Christian Today
Writing with Steven Saxby. We call for people to do politics well by each other.
Christians on the Left, 13 September 2016
The vote to leave caused an economic shock but the economy and markets have not reacted exactly as predicted.
Fabian Society, 31 July 2016
If only humankind had not invented nuclear weapons. But we have - so what is the most effective way to prevent conflict or blackmail?
Progress, 18 July 2016
There is a vacuum at the centre of our national politics, which Labour should be filling. It is not.
Progress, 27 June 2016


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