At a time when millions of Londoners need affordable housing, local authorities are knocking it down and replacing it with luxury flats.
With just seven months to go until the General Election, the electoral landscape has never been more unpredictable.
What do the Middleton and Heywood and Clacton by-elections tell us about the Labour vote?
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Despite prior warnings about ticket touting, little was done to stop widespread abuse.
Childcare costs should be no more than 10 per cent of median incomes, say Labour.
The role of politicians is to represent the interests of society, not corporations.
The Fabian Society are right to highlight the UKIP threat to Ed Miliband, writes Richard Carr.
Labour looks set to hold a seat in Heywood and Middleton this week, while the Conservatives look likely to lose two of theirs.
When it comes to representative democracy, Parliament could learn a thing or two from Europe.