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Jan 22

I'm progressive not a Right-winger declares Cameron

David Cameron rejected claims that he was a "Right-wing nationalist" today as he tried to defuse a fresh row over Kenneth Clarke's comeback. In a speech to Demos, the Tory leader made a direct pitch to Labour and Liberal Democrat voters and declared hi

Jan 22

I’m more progressive than you

Today, Demos launches its new Progressive Conservatism Project. Fifteen years ago, Demos, that professional sniffer of the Zeitgeist, laid much of the intellectual foundations, such as they were, for New Labour. And at today's event, the main speaker is t

Jan 20

The Attic

The 'It's a Material World' video is posted on The Attic - the virtual home of Museums Studies students from the University of Leicester.

Jan 20

Conscious Comment

Chris duballstar blogs about the 'It's a Material World' short film from Demos.

Jan 14

Public Engagement and Nanotechnology

Richard Jones discusses Demos publication 'See-through Science' in his blog on nanotechnology.

Jan 12

The Crunch Generation

Richard Reeves discusses the government's measures to tackle the 'graduate crunch': "Let them do master's degrees is the modern equivalent of 'let them eat cake'," says Reeves.

Dec 30

Post Office launches new Internet Buddy Guide

A report from think tank, Demos, into understanding digital exclusion, commissioned by Post Office Broadband, identified ‘the non-line outsider’ who wants to get online but is hampered by fear, uncertainty or structural barriers such as lack of tuition Po

Dec 26

A wiser way to plug the skills gap

In 1997 Tony Blair declared his three priorities to be “education, education, education”. It is a pity that he did not make them “skills, skills, skills”, writes Richard Reeves, Director of Demos.

Dec 23

If only Cameron could base his policies on Clegg

In a speech to the think-tank Demos, Clegg defines liberalism as "optimism in people" accompanied by ardent support for the dispersal of power. As he puts it, a liberal believes in the "raucous, unpredictable capacity of people to take decisions about the

Dec 17

A declaration of digital rights

After 60 years, it’s time to refresh the Universal Declaration of Human Rights to take in the new digital frontier argues Peter Bradwell of UK think tank Demos.

Jun 3

Think-tank calls for two-tier benefits system to reward contributors

Workers who have made sufficient National Insurance contributions should be rewarded with a higher £95-a-week rate of Job Seeker's Allowance, according to the think-tank Demos.

May 7

Demos: scrap Ofsted inspections to tackle ‘target-obsessed culture’ in schools

A new report by think-tank Demos proposes a fundamental shake-up of how schools and pupils are assessed in order to rescue an education system obsessed with targets and league tables.

May 5

Almost half of ethnic minority population now live in majority non-white areas

Analysis of the Census by the think-tank Demos reveals that almost half of ethnic minority residents in England and Wales now live in areas where white British people are in a minority.

Mar 30

Half of workers wrongly assume bosses would foot the bill for long-term sick leave

UK workers are risking their own financial security by failing to protect themselves adequately, in case they are forced to leave work by illness or injury, according to new research by the think-tank Demos.

Mar 27

Disabled people set to lose £28.3bn of support

Demos analysis reveals the full impact of the Government's changes to the welfare system on disabled people.

Mar 26

Hire social media chiefs to put ‘Twitter snooping’ on a legal footing, think-tank tells police

Police constabularies should install dedicated heads of social media to tackle crime and ensure responsible collection of online intelligence data, according to Demos’s Centre for the Analysis of Social Media (CASM).

Mar 12

Demos: Reward healthy choices with fast-track NHS treatment

People who make healthier life choices should be prioritised for non-emergency hospital appointments, according to an independent think-tank.

Mar 11

Ethnic minorities feel more empowered than white Britons, finds study

White British people feel significantly more disenfranchised by modern politics than minority groups, according to an analysis of a major government survey of community life in Britain by the think-tank Demos.

Feb 13

‘In broadband we trust’ say supporters of Italy’s Beppe Grillo

A pioneering survey of Beppe Grillo’s populist Movimento 5 Stelle (M5S) reveals astonishing levels of distrust in politics, business and the media among its online supporters.

Feb 10

Demos: 120,000 pensioners a year to miss out on social care relief if Government ditches Dilnot cap proposal

Demos analysis reveals an extra 120,000 elderly people a year will receive no relief on their social care costs if the government forego Dilnot recommendations and adopt a £75k cap