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No one safe until all safe

Nick Dearden says Britain must follow US in agreeing a patent waiver

Government delay spells unnecessary deaths

As Scotland plans to open a judge-led inquiry by the end of the year, Jo Goodman challenges the Westminster Government’s deadly delay in holding a full public inquiry into the Covid-19 crisis

Covid lays bare lies of austerity

Tory hostile environment has deepened health inequalities during pandemic, says Farah El-Sharnouby

Battered and vital

Ralph Berry on how the Covid pandemic has revealed the value of local partnerships

Covid mental health fallout

Steven Walker says action is needed to avert crisis amongst the poor and young

Progressive politics beyond the pandemic

Robin Hambleton suggests that Covid-19 is opening up new political possibilities

Facing oblivion

Simon Tait reports on the dire prospects for the arts in a time of Covid

Government stonewalls on justice for families

Jo Goodman on growing urgency for government inquiry into Covid-19 deaths

A Track and Trace plan to more deaths

A top-down, over-centralised government Track and Trace system is failing poorer communities, reports Puru Miah

Johnson’s own goal

Trevor Fisher on the contradictions between policies on pubs and pitches

The great Covid-19 swindle

Tom Miller says austerity continues for councils