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Jun 8

GPs should 'offer on the-spot smear tests'

Jo Salter talks to Sky News about Demos's new report on cervical cancer. 

May 20

Why there is a need for volunteering qualifications

Demos' Ian Wybron, writing in the Guardian, suggests that charitable organisations and employers need to work together on accreditation schemes that recognise the skills employees gain by volunteering

May 15

Women troll each other online

The Daily Mail picks up on Demos research suggesting that women are increasingly likely to use the same misogynistic terms on Twitter that are used against them.

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

Aug 2

EU's expanding borders require joint migration strategy

Pressure from global movement of people will increase while attempts to tighten controls may actually reduce national security

Aug 2

Baby ballots' would increase parental power

Children have become ‘invisible citizens’ whose lives are increasingly controlled by over-protective adults

Aug 2

Local groups may lose trust of community

Community-based organisations can’t tackle social exclusion if they are ‘instruments of government policy’

Aug 2

SATs would be 'son of gold standard'

School assessment system is under pressure to turn students into exam scores for university admissions, says new think tank report.

Aug 2

Transit centres should help migrants rebuild lives

UK government migration proposals must be backed by support and loans for new arrivals to Europe, according to new report

Aug 2

UK library service in 'terminal decline'

New libraries agency should step in to create a national network of ‘hub’ services, says key government advisor

Aug 2

Manchester is favourite with 'new bohemians'

Ethnic diversity and gay people are key indicators of cities’ creative potential, according to new UK creativity index

Aug 2

Arts leaders meet to discuss value of culture

Our cultural assets will be damaged unless major arts institutions successfully argue for their intrinsic worth

Aug 2

Location-aware tracking could be new 'killer app'

...but users need to see the trade-off between privacy and delivery of location-based services, says new report

Aug 2

Schools need 'education epidemic' to change

Teachers should embrace the 'hacker ethic' and share thier knowledge of what works, says leading education reformer