Opinion Articles

H&P encourages historians to use their expertise to shed light on issues of the day. If you are interested in submitting an opinion piece for publication, please see our editorial guidelines. We currently have 313 Opinion Articles listed by date and they are all freely searchable by theme, author or keyword.

The forgotten Benn

Professor Steven Fielding considers Benn's challenge to the Labour Party to respond to the transformations of the 1960s and galvanise a grassroots progressive politics.

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Queen Victoria: the heart of a heartless political world

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If you liked it then you should've put a ring on it

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Back to the future?  Austerity in 1931 and 2011

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The ‘Great’ Reform Act of 1832: Clegg’s unfortunate parallel

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If Cameron is the new Baldwin, where does this leave Clegg?

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Recreating our political history

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