by Jeremy Corbyn MP Zero-hours contracts are designed to maximise employers' profits to a serious detriment of the economic well-being of those who are forced into accepting the exploitative conditions. It is time to robustly oppose them
By John Green As talks between Israel and Palestine start in earnest John Green profiles Felicia Langer - a former Israeli defence lawyer for Palestinians forced into exile by vicious political persecution in her homeland
Since the Star's beloved campaigns manager's been ill we've been deluged with messages from readers who miss his daily rant in the Fund column, so against our better judgement we have agreed to let him berate you from his sickbed ...
by Ken MacLeod Award-winning left-wing novelist Iain Banks died of cancer last month. Here his longstanding friend and fellow writer Ken MacLeod pays tribute to him - and explains some of the logic behind his famous 'alternative world,' the Culture