Canvas presents highlights from Sheffield Sal event: “Nanny, Nudger or Therapist?: is the State Enhancing or Undermining our Personal Decision Making?”
In this comment piece, Liam Deacon explores why people are so quick to tarnish the concept of ‘Socialism’ in British Politics, and the impact it is having on The Living Crisis
In this article, Christy McMorrow explore the possibility and mertis of a ‘living wage’ policy
Dan Celadri of the Socialist Students Society looks at where the Government is currently going wrong with it’s policy, and argues why more socialist-framed policy surrounding Nationalisation would be better
“No need to batten down the hatches just yet!” Andrew Tromans suggests not to get too excited about the possibility of a UKIP ‘earthquake.’
In this article, Chris Olewicz addresses the role of the Arab Spring in Yemen with regard to the upcoming National Dialogue Conference.
Article by Chris Olewicz.
India operates a system of ‘affirmative action’ in its elections to the Lok Sabha (the lower house) whereby members of certain castes or those of the ‘Adivasi’ tribes are guaranteed seats in Parliament. But does this damage democracy and cement the caste system?
After the humiliating defeat of the Alternative Vote last year, you might think that supporters of electoral reform should keep quiet. After all, only 32% of the 42% of the electorate who bothered to vote actually supported changing the electoral system. Some may argue that
Simon Renwick tries to understand the strange hypocrisies of modern electorates.