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Is politics doomed?

Is politics doomed?

November 18, 2012 at 1:13 pm

I really enjoyed speaking on a panel recently at Birkbeck about why politicians are hated and what can be done to win back people’s trust. For more information about the event, please see this link : Is politics doomed? Can and should it be defended?


Young People And Politics

March 26, 2011 at 9:59 am

I am delighted to be part of the consultative group that will be working with Jan Royall to develop Labour’s policy review on politics and young people. Here’s the press release: Labour today announced details of its review of what makes politics count for young people in a new effort […]


Baroness Warsi; Pessimist or Optimist?

October 4, 2010 at 7:22 am

Just days after the new Labour leader Ed Milliband called for an optimistic approach to politics, Sayeeda Warsi sinks to negative mudslinging and the best example of pessimistic politics we could hope for. Pessimistic politics preaches that things can’t be better, and that things can’t change. This breed of politics […]

Yes We Care

Yes We Care

September 2, 2010 at 11:26 am

‘Oh they don’t care’ – a common claim made about young people. Apparently we’re all apathetic and disengaged from politics. Not true. A lot of us do care. The disconnect is not of young people from issues or from politics – if we take politics in the true sense of […]