With UKIP taking the grand prize in the European elections, Gregory Pichorowycz asks what the prospects are for the Labour party.
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
Gregory Pichorowycz contents that the UK requires much freer elections, and the only way to solve this is by changing the mode of electoral system for elections
“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 James Donnelly looks at the achievements and controversies during the life of the late Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez.
Article by Huw Wales.
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.
An article by Liberal Youth at Sheffield University.