Tag Archives: Demos

The internet helps create Julien Blancs – but it can also take them down

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The days of normalising rape and misogyny are numbered, thanks to the power of online campaigning.

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It’s time for football’s great reform act

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Fifa may decide to reform itself. More likely, a grassroots movement will have to emerge that is strong enough to push through the changes that are needed.

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Labour beats the Tories when it comes to local MPs

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New findings suggest Labour MPs are 73 per cent ‘more local’ than Tories.

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Labour should never take ethnic minority voters for granted

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If the Tories can shake off the nasty party image, there is ample evidence the party can build on the 16 per cent ethnic minority support they had in 2010, writes James Bloodworth.

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It’s official: payday lending is the most harmful type of debt

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A new report has called payday lending the most harmful type of debt that an individual can obtain.

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The government’s child poverty strategy falls short of the mark

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The government’s child poverty strategy is disappointingly short on new ideas.

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Who watches the watchmen?: the case for surveillance juries

On Monday the shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper gave a speech at demos.

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Comment: People should look beyond the headlines at what Demos actually says on cash cards

Carl Packman looks at what Demos actually say on cash cards in their report this morning.

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Making a # out of intelligence

Arguments between advocates of social media regulation and open rights campaigners lack adequate legal or ethical foundations, writes Demos’s Carl Miller.

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What is patriotism in Britain today?

Carl Packman reviews Demos’s new report on what patriotism means in Britain today.

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