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Jun 5

Is it time to ditch the term ‘black, Asian and minority ethnic’ (BAME)?

Comments by Trevor Phillips at the launch of the Demos Integration Hub sparked a debate in The Guardian.

May 21

Ethnicity labels are divisive, says Phillips

Speaking at the launch of an integration hub by the think tank Demos, Mr Phillips said the adoption of the BME/BAME terms by the government had been wrong. 

May 21

Freed from coalition, UK's Cameron swings to the right

Research Director Duncan O'Leary interviewed by German news publication  Deutsche Welle.

May 21

British Bangladeshis and Pakistanis failing to integrate in wider society says report

British Pakistani and Bangladeshi communities are living segregated lives, according to a study by leading think tank Demos, released on 20 May.

May 18

Google and Facebook need your help to police online hate

 In soon-to-be-published Facebook-commissioned research done by UK think tank DEMOS, in a comparison with hate speech, counterspeech had significantly more impact as measured by interactions and shares.

May 18

The Labour Party would gain the most if people could vote online

“We've seen a worrying radical decline in conventional political participation at the same time as an explosion in digital activity,” said Carl Miller from think tank Demos.

May 18

UK PM Cameron to fast-track new legislation to tackle radicalisation

"A worrying number of young people who are taking up extremist and very radical ideas,” said Jamie Bartlett. “But I don't think that you tackle the problem right at the very end, you need to tackle it earlier. 

May 18

Election polling day - as it happened

The Twitter analysis from Demos' Centre for the Analysis of Social Media featured on Guardian's live blog on Election Day.

May 18

What makes a 'social media election'?

Carl Miller, research director of the Centre for the Analysis of Social Media at the think tank Demos, says voting patterns among young people - particularly first-time voters with no ballot box history to look back on - are becoming less predictable.<

May 18

Whoever wins UK vote, 'sea change' coming in Scotland

Whatever the result of the Election, the SNP looks set to "have a chance to be influential" in parliament, said Duncan O'Leary, director of research at the Demos think tank.

Oct 23
Oct 19

Demos Announce New Director

Following the departure of Madeleine Bunting, the think tank Demos has promoted Dr Catherine Fieschi to the post of Acting Director. Having previously been Demos’ Head of Research, Catherine will carry forward Demos’ intellectual agenda in the months a

Oct 19

Madeleine Bunting Resigns as Director of Demos

Madeleine Bunting has decided to resign as Director of Demos. Since it has emerged that her vision for Demos is incompatible with that of the trustees, she has decided to focus on her interests as a writer and a thinker at this point in her career. She wi

Aug 9

Government must give communities a greater role in counter-terrorism

Responding to his speech today on security and freedom, Demos called on the Home Secretary to make real his pledge to allow all sections of society to play a greater role in delivering security.

Aug 2

Demos does 'black sky thinking' on space

New mission will add up economic and social benefits of space and create first long-term strategy for British space programme

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.