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May 10

Women as likely as men to tweet misogynist abuse

Analysis by the Centre for Analysis of Social Media (CASM) at Demos reveals that women use misogynistic terms on Twitter almost as often as men, reports the Independent.

Apr 28

Boris Johnson: the root question

A Guardian editorial places Demos research on MP 'localness' in the context of Boris Johnson's potential return to Parliament in 2015.

Apr 25

Two-thirds of MPs are 'local' people

The BBC cites a new Demos Quarterly article suggesing that 63% of MPs are 'local' to the areas they represent in Parliament, with the Lib Dems considered the most 'local' main party.

Apr 25

Why 'skin in the game' could be the key to reforming markets

Labour's Policy Coordinator Jon Cruddas MP, writing in the New Statesman, suggests that the principle of 'skin in the game', as outlined by Duncan O'Leary in Demos Quarterly,

Apr 24

Warning of 'unacceptable' lottery in care of the dying

Citing Demos research from last year, the Telegraph reports on the chief inspector of hospitals' claim that there are 'huge inequalities' in treatment of the dying in the UK.

Apr 22

Can the Conservatives become the party of the Indian middle class?

In a comment piece for the Telegraph, Tim Wigmore asks whether recent Demos research on increasing ethnic minority support for the Tories might mean that the party doesn't "face defeat by demographics after all."

Apr 22

Are Cameron and Osborne losing their 'posh boy' tag?

In the Telegraph, Cathy Newman asks whether the PM and his Chancellor are beginning to shake off their reputation as 'posh boys', citing Demos research on increasing Tory appeal among middle-class ethnic minority voters

Apr 22

Black middle class 'drifting away' from Labour

BBC News article on how rising prosperity among ethnic minority voters has been accompanied by a move towards the Conservative Party, as revealed in recent Demos research.

Apr 22

We're Euro test flops

The Sun picks up on Demos polling data showing that UK voters came 22nd out of 27 countries in a basic quiz on the European Union

Apr 22

Black middle class 'will turn to the Tories'

Citing Demos research to be published in the new issue of Demos Quarterly, the Times reports on burgeoning support for the Tories from upwardly-mobile ethnic minority voters

Aug 31

Demos: Give self-employed the freedom to access their pensions to encourage saving

Self-employed workers should be given the power to access their recent pension contributions to allow more people to save with confidence.

Aug 23

Demos: Male celebrities receive more abuse on Twitter than women

An analysis of 2 million tweets by the think tank Demos reveals that male public figures are several times more likely than women to receive abuse on Twitter.

Aug 18

Demos: 700,000 ‘left voiceless’ by lack of national ESOL strategy

Around 700,000 migrants are being ‘left voiceless’ due to the Government’s lack of a national strategy to teach English, according to a new Demos report.

Jul 1

New cross-party Commission to increase quality apprentice numbers

Think-tank Demos is launching a heavyweight cross-party commission to bolster the business case for increasing both the quality and quantity of apprenticeships.

Jun 12

Demos warns new financial regulator over ‘expensive and risky’ red tape

The setting up of a Government-backed financial regulator could lead to ‘potentially expensive and risky’ red tape according to a stark warning from a financial think tank report.

Jun 8

Demos: Save NHS £10m a year by increasing cervical screening uptake

Improving cervical screening rates would save the NHS £10m a year, according to a new study by the think-tank Demos.

May 14

Demos: Get pupils out of the classroom and into the community to teach character

Think tank calls for volunteering-style coursework tasks to boost pupils' character and employability skills.

May 12

Promote employees who volunteer the most, think tank tells bosses

Bosses should award promotions or pay rises to employees who have done the most volunteering, according to a new Demos report.

Mar 26

Demos: Tax loan companies based on harm they cause

Loan companies who cause significant harm should face greater financial penalties according to a new report by Demos.

Mar 12

Demos: Ex-soldier’s plight shows more care homes should meet needs of under-65s

An influential think-tank Commission has stressed the need for more care homes to cater for working-age people, after the plight of a British war veteran left him isolated and without support.