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Alastair Campbell

Arsène Wenger: "Why I want to start a world football revolution"

Arsène Wenger changed the Premier League forever. Now, he tells ALASTAIR CAMPBELL he’s creating radical ideas about how the sport itself should evolve while sharing a few thoughts on the present day

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Not all Tories are awful... here's my dream cabinet

Needs must, even picking a cabinet for a prime minister he considers the worst in living memory. ALASTAIR CAMPBELL grits his teeth and offers Boris Johnson some valuable advice.

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Germany's CDU struggle to cope without Angela Merkel as polls get tighter

Angela Merkel has taught Germans to crave stability... but they are still turning away from her party.

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An A to Z guide of Boris Johnson's failures in government

Editor-at-large ALASTAIR CAMPBELL offers an A to Z of his withering assessment of government performance this summer

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Not leadership, but a moral vacuum: Britain's disgrace in Afghanistan

Displaced Afghan families

ALASTAIR CAMPBELL on the shameful moral vacuum that is the British government of today

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The horrors and the hope in the diary of Anne Frank

ALASTAIR CAMPBELL on his first reading of one of the most important books of the 20th century

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Boris Johnson's latest offence shouldn't be overlooked

St Helens celebrate their Challenge Cup final win over Castleford Tigers at Wembley in July 

Boris Johnson’s role in wrecking the Rugby League World Cup might rank low in his long list of offences, but should not be overlooked.

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Has something shifted in sado-populist Britain?

As disquiet grows, Boris Johnson may not hold the whip hand for much longer.

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Boris Johnson: The sado-populist prime minister

Editor-at-large ALASTAIR CAMPBELL on a concept that helps explain the politics of Boris Johnson

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Why the England team are one to be proud of

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Telling the truth is now the only sackable offence

British politics now exists in a moral vacuum. It cannot last

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Holy Moses! Attack ads show the Greens have a real chance in Germany

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The cheerleaders who have let Boris Johnson get away with it

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Why don't Brexiteers like to talk about Brexit any more?

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Britain is becalmed by apathy: Where is the rage?

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Prince William and a life shaped by trauma

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Why is Boris Johnson so scared of Good Morning Britain?

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Labour needs more positivity, more patriotism, more policy... and less wokery

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Why Boris Johnson's phone habits should ring alarm bells

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Boris Johnson's downfall will be the truth

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Politics is moving back to a battlefield which does not suit Boris Johnson

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Russell Kane: Why working class people like Boris Johnson

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Roman Kemp: Depression and coping with George Michael's death

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Alastair Campbell: The pain of my son's alcoholism

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Alastair Campbell: The aftermath of Leveson

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Alastair Campbell: Was Ed Miliband outperforming David Cameron?

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Alastair Campbell: My demand for an apology from Toby Young

In these exclusive extracts from his diaries, ALASTAIR CAMPBELL explains why he demanded an apology from Toby Young following his evidence to the Leveson inquiry.

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Alastair Campbell: How I hacked off Piers Morgan

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Alastair Campbell: Leveson and me

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Why Joe Biden won't want to see his predecessor jailed

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Macron has a lot to lose... but a whole continent to gain

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David Lammy: Don't fall for the right's culture wars trap

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Kate Mosse: Brexit was an act of national self-harm.. they happen throughout history

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The press and its shameful indulgence of Boris Johnson

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How we can learn lessons from Portugal to change politics

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Why it's difficult to escape the scandals in British politics

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This chumocracy is costing our country

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Good riddance, Trump! Now we must deal with Trumpism here

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What more could Remainers have done?

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The Brexit deal represents the triumph of the bastards

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The embarrassing gulf between the EU's approach and our own

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Defence of 'oven-ready' Brexit pledge takes 'Orwellian' speak to new levels

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Labour are letting the Tories off the hook on Brexit

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Maradona and me... the time I played alongside a genius

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Why Labour must not fall into the Brexit trap

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The lesson Dominic Cummings learned from Princess Diana

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Why I feel sadness amid the joy at Joe Biden's victory

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Britain is descending fast into corrupt, cronyistic political culture

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Marcus Rashford, Boris Johnson or Donald Trump? Take our test to decide who is the better role model

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Is decency in politics back on the rise?

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Piers Morgan changed his mind on Trump and mental health. Is Brexit next?

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How the prime minster's regional TV plan backfired

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Dominic Cummings will never escape from Barnard Castle

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'Don't call Trump stupid - or his supporters'

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How we ended up with ‘unserious people handling serious issues’

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: We must fight to protect hard-pressed democracy

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: How I have learned to deal with my demons

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Young people need to do more than liking and sharing to win back their futures

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Don’t call this the Brovid government... there’s a better word for it

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Get away from all the madness if you can

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Public life principles have been discarded - it’s time to call on the committee

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Nicola Sturgeon: ‘I am not going to come out of this the same person’

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Why Jürgen Klopp should school Boris Johnson on leadership

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Why don’t more people care about the disaster in Downing Street?

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: True patriotism is calling Boris Johnson out for what he is

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Ten failures which show Johnson is gaslighting us with coronavirus

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Public and political consensus required for Britain to change for the better

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: This sorry affair is more about Johnson than Cummings

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: The UK’s reputation has plummeted since coronavirus and we should be ashamed

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Failed state: Alastair Campbell on the errors that left Britain at the mercy of the virus

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Keira Knightley’s new film evokes memories from another world

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: 20 things I really miss during the coronavirus lockdown

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20 ways the government can improve its messaging over coronavirus

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20 reasons to look on the bright side of this crisis

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Johnson must be less Trump and more Cuomo amid coronavirus crisis

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20 things Boris Johnson needs to do at his next coronavirus update

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The prime minister’s greatest coronavirus challenge is being totally honest with the public - and himself

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The lowest points of the Brexit journey so far

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Why it’s time to put our tribes to one side

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Boris Johnson sticks two fingers up at flood victims

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: The UK is rushing to leave the EU as others queue up to join

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Brian Cox on why he can’t stop swearing about Nigel Farage and Boris Johnson

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The three photographs which sum up Brexit

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Going Dutch: Alastair Campbell talks Brexit, football and Labour with Alan Pardew

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Labour has become a death-wish cult or a political madhouse

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The lessons Labour leadership contenders can learn from war epic 1917

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Why Labour must ditch divisions to recover its role

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Recent political events have led the UK to a dark place

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Remembering Frank Dobson: A sombre moment for a party in peril

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: How Labour saw Brexit as an inconvenience

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Want ‘none of the above’? Send a clear message by voting tactically

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Boris Johnson has stooped to a new low

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An open letter to anti-Brexit voters living in Labour and Lib Dem marginal seats

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Could compulsory voting help to stabilise Britain?

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Brexit fear and loathing on the election trail could lead us to dark places

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The Remain camp’s week of own goals

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John Major and Tony Blair on the dangers of Boris Johnson’s deal

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There are no excuses not to be at the biggest ever People’s Vote march

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Boris Johnson is a journalist who can’t get his story straight

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Boris Johnson has great balls of liar

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: How should I interpret my Brexit-frazzled dreams?

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: ‘A crisis as big as any faces our country, but the PM sits idle’

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Brexit has left me uncomfortably numb

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Fighting back in the Age of Post Shame

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Why I’m trying to avoid the news

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Dominic Cummings falls for the star treatment

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Why I no longer want to be readmitted to Labour

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: My unforgettable evening with Boris and Miley

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Love Island fake news leads to embarrassing moment on national TV

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Please, please, for the sake of the UK, don’t pick HIM

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: The People’s Vote can win

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Gabby Logan on football, feminism and male keyboard warriors

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Northern powerless... Why Westminster does not speak for the regions

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Labour shouldn’t be bystanders to Tory farce

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL on Britain’s democratic deficit

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EXCLUSIVE: The inside story of exactly how Labour kicked me out, by ALASTAIR CAMPBELL

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: BBC’s cowardice in the face of Nigel Farage

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: The phantom campaign trail

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Betty Boothroyd on her return to frontline politics to fight Brexit

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Seumas Milne’s agenda is born of a public school worldview of the EU

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As the country cries out for leaders, Corbyn, May and Farage are all ducking the fight

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Jeremy Hunt is playing by the Donald Trump playbook

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: I know about public inquiries. The Brexiteers face a reckoning

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Corbyn might not be in power - but now he has power

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The speech Theresa May must make immediately to rescue the country from this crisis

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: All to play for... and to march for

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Cartoon Cox and the shallow talent pool that shames the UK

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Brexiteers face a beating from a public inquiry

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: One last push and we can still win this

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Let’s unite again to stop the anti-elitist elite’s fantasies becoming reality

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: How we shifted to a blindfold Brexit

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Credit where it’s due for my stinging Farage insult

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: From here to Brexternity

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: A fine mess with no easy way out

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: How Theresa May gives the press the slip

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: We’re still in the game

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Why I’m still on the BBC’s naughty list

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: May’s Mordor moment

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Bring on the rematch

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Lie by lie, May’s deceit is exposed

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Failure, lies and false choices on offer

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Corbyn can’t – but we can

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: If you don’t lose the plot over this mess, there’s something wrong with you

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Alastair Campbell on why the time for action has only just begun

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Own your shit, Nigel Farage

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: There’s plenty we can all do to stop Brexit.. but do it now

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Demographic shift has Brexiteers in a hurry

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: My weird dreams about Gordon Brown

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Alastair Campbell on the strange death of New Labour

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Pygmy politicians play into hands of People’s Vote

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Alastair Campbell: Hammond thinks with ink as public inquiry looms

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‘I can see in May’s eyes in public what I saw in Blair’s in private... loneliness’

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The clock is ticking

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Resist Jacob Rees-Mogg’s vision of a brave new world

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: It CAN happen here…

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: The seeds of fascism are already sprouting

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: May should lead the path to a People’s Vote

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Journalism sheds light on murky referendum

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Those who can, teach. Those who can’t, lead.

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‘Hypocrisy, cowardice, racism. Dacre is the worst of British values posing as the best’, says ALASTAIR CAMPBELL

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: The Brexiteers won the vote, but have lost every argument since

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Things can only get worse on this course

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Respect for Arsene Wenger: A true European

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Alastair Campbell: Labour is failing and my party loyalty is being tested to the limit

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Now that’s what I call a relation spéciale

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: I’m putting Brexit on trial

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Britain needs a statesman, not a schoolboy like Boris Johnson

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: A supine stance on Brexit won't save the BBC from the hard right

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Labour will take its share of blame for Brexit shame

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Theresa May has walked away from her mental health promises

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Theresa May is the queen of wishful thinking

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ALASTAIR CAMPBELL: Why I feel European

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Alastair Campbell: McDonnell must move Corbyn on Brexit

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Alastair Campbell: Young want to stop Brexit and we can help them

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How far Britain has fallen in the eyes of the world since voting to quit

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Alastair Campbell: Macron is the real heir to Tony Blair

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What is Nigel Farage up to? Alastair Campbell on the motivations of the ex-UKIP leader

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Why the Beeb is dancing to the Brexiteers’ tune

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Len McCluskey: The man who could put the brakes on Brexit

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What would Jesus do . . . about Brexit and Trump?

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Proper response to a tragedy of Shakespearean proportions

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Deluded President Trump failing the stress test

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‘Tough on Brexit, tough on the causes of Brexit’ – Time for a new slogan Jeremy

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‘Don’t call me a traitor, Farridge’

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The science of success and the pity of failure

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We can have Brexit or the NHS. We can't have both

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How I wish my inner Malcolm Tucker would just shut the f*** up once in a while

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Alastair Campbell: This is the speech Jeremy Corbyn MUST make

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The speech May should have made

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Alastair Campbell: Britain - The new Belgium?

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Alastair Campbell: Shame-proof ego of man who thinks he is the next Churchill

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It's a myth that Corbyn's vision for Labour is incompatible with the EU

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More exclusive extracts from Alastair Campbell's diaries

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Exclusive extracts of Alastair Campbell's diaries

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Alastair Campbell: In pursuit of a delusion, we carve our irrelevance

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Alastair Campbell: We are leaving, OK? En même temps, maybe we won’t…

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Brexiteers in panic over shifting opinion

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Al Gore: No lie can live forever

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Act now - or watch the Brexit lie machine win

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Albania: Youthful, fresh exciting and finding its feet in Europe

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How did Brexit Britain lose the spirit of the 2012 Olympics?

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Brexit pathology: Leave’s latest lie shows the trouble they are in

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The winner is the loser who evaluates defeat properly

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From afar, the UK’s plight is obvious - and so is the solution

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The future of UK is now the plaything of one woman’s determination to cling to power

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Weak and wobbly: Thanks to deluded Theresa we have no leadership

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The art of election war: Is May underestimating Corbyn?

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Manchester bombing: There are no words - but there should be

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Theresa May’s Brexit at any cost means sending the NHS over a cliff

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The shame of having a PM lumped in with Trump and Putin, not Macron and Merkel

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What Theresa May said to make me glare like this

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All politicians are spinning a line - but Theresa May’s is beyond satire

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This is why Joey Barton was hung out to dry by hypocrites

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Trump and Brexit disasters blur our vision; but there is so much more worth focusing on

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Hashtag: Britain’s emotional meltdown

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‘McGuinness was a good man whose sizeable place in Irish history is assured’

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Never has the truth about Brexit been more needed

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Take heart from the brutal sacking of Heseltine: hero of the people

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48 questions all Leavers have to answer

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If Trump does come, let’s make it a visit he and May will regret

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Alastair Campbell: Corbyn’s Labour is in limbo land over Brexit

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The UK’s amateurish Brexit approach is heading for national embarrassment

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Why Alastair Campbell hates the Daily Mail (and why you will too)

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