Debate

Labour’s Long and Winding Road Back to Power

Is Labour finished? To many people, this is a no-brainer. The story goes something like this. Labour will collapse in the North and will be squeezed out in the south by a resurgent Liberal Democrats, allowing the Conservatives to dominate the political landscape forever. Out of Labour’s ashes, a new political party will emerge, combining… Continue reading Labour’s Long and Winding Road Back to Power

Essay, Serial

On the Limitations of the Citizen – Part I

In the last decade you may have noticed something appearing more frequently in your social media feed. Amongst the selfies and memes and usually accompanied with the commons green and portcullis—the symbols of constitutional democracy in the United Kingdom—you may find an e-petition. In a rare break from tradition (hold the pen and clipboard please)… Continue reading On the Limitations of the Citizen – Part I