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Defying expectations: 5 gains for democracy from GE2017 Following a rollercoaster general election in which voters called the prime minister Theresa May's bluff and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's a... Politics Society
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'Politics aside, we can co-create the country we want' As the nation heads to the polls for the 2017 general election, Iris Schönherr of the New Citizenship Project asks: could we co-create the c... Opinion Politics
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General election: 5 projects that match votes with values As UK voters prepare to take to the polls in the 2017 general election, we profile 5 initiatives that aim to make votes count for more Politics
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‘Real energy for change can be found in communities, not manifestos’ Will Brett from the New Economics Foundation suggests we should look towards communities, not manifestos, when seeking energy for change. ‘L... Opinion Politics
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Rising above a soundbite general election Whatever your political persuasion as we approach the UK general election, soundbites and sloganeering can prove empty of real meaning. Gise... Opinion Politics
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Future democracy From a show-of-hands vote to oppose development next to a Philippines slum to internet-enabled democracy in the UK, Martin Wright envisions ... Opinion
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