Spring 2005

This world of ours
Eric Preston introduces the ILP’s Weekend of political review

Heed their voices
Labour MP Harry Barnes on Iraq after the elections

Demos and disillusionment
Phil Doré on leaving Stop the War for Labour Friends of Iraq

Telling it like it is?
Matthew Brown on two contrasting tales of new Labour Britain

Beyond the market, below the radar
Barry Winter reports from a conference on public services

No solutions, much confusion
Jonathan Timbers searches for the soul of social enterprise

The last Porto Alegre
Mark Engler on the World Social Forum, now five years old

Listening to the ‘lickspittle lackeys’
Bernard Hughes spends an evening with ex-Commies