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Clegg: Bad Guy Doing Good?

In Conor Campbell on May 26, 2011 at 7:04 am

Conor Campbell is starting to have sympathy for Clegg. “Many see a man drowning in a sea of depression, I see something slightly different. As a Labour Party member this view I have of the Cleggster worries me.”  Read the rest of this entry »

Morgan: Why I’m Voting Yes to AV

In Morgan Griffith-David on May 5, 2011 at 7:18 am

Morgan Griffith-David is a self-proclaimed member of the ‘reform camp’. First Past the Post is not the best of system of electing a government, and here he details how he came to that decision. 

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The Big Society is happening; but what is happening?

In Features on April 21, 2011 at 8:00 am


Nick Denys, who works with Nat Wei, the government’s “Big Society tsar”, explains what the Big Society is, what it means for regular people and how you can get involved in your local community. Read the rest of this entry »

Iain Dale Interview: Part 2

In Charlie Edwards, Interviews on April 19, 2011 at 8:00 am


In the second part of his exclusive interview with Political Promise, Iain Dale chats with Charlie Edwards about coalitions and campaigns, mouthpieces and Milibands… Read the rest of this entry »

Meh To AV

In Will Obeney on April 18, 2011 at 8:49 am

Self-confessed politics geek Will Obeney just cannot get excited about the alternative vote referendum. Is it the system, is it the campaigns, or is because no-one else really cares? Read the rest of this entry »

Constructing Common Sense

In Andrew Forsey on April 18, 2011 at 8:38 am

Andrew Forsey says the Tories’ arguments are based on a flawed vision of ‘common sense’. Don’t be afraid to say your beliefs are ‘ideological’ whatever they may be. Read the rest of this entry »