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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.

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

Jan 29

Use benefits to change behaviour, argues Demos

New report shows how prepaid cards could offer financial inclusion to Britain’s 2 million unbanked and nurture a generation of savers.