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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.

Dec 7

Demos: alcohol policy should focus on parenting, not pricing

The Government’s attempts to curb the UK’s hazardous drinking culture would be more effective if they focused on encouraging better parenting, particularly among parents misusing alcohol, say experts at the think tank Demos.

Dec 3

Parents ‘in the dark’ as child nutrition advice isn’t getting through

Child nutrition advice should be displayed on supermarket shelves and online parenting forums to make it more accessible to parents, according to a Demos report.

Nov 27

Demos launches pioneering new model for measuring poverty

Think-tank Demos has launched a pioneering new model for measuring poverty that could transform local social service provision and help thousands of families escape poverty.

Nov 14

Britain’s budding entrepreneurs say “It’s not the economy, stupid”

Entrepreneurs are optimistic and determined but defy stereotypes about their motives, characteristics and attitudes, finds new research from Demos.

Oct 19

Demos: 24,000 Scottish families face severe disadvantage

A new report by the think-tank Demos reveals the full extent of the hardship experienced across Scotland, estimating that 24,000 families face severe disadvantage.

Oct 1

Majority support government control of how people spend benefit payments

New polling released by the think tank Demos shows the majority of people believe the government should start controlling how welfare recipients spend their money.

Sep 21
Jul 12

Private sector must step in to tackle crisis in loneliness among older people

Ageing Sociably argues that businesses must do its bit to tackle the crisis in loneliness among older people.

Jun 26

Housing providers should bid for reablement contracts

Clinical commissioners should look again both at how reablement services are delivered – and who delivers them – as they take responsibility for these schemes from local authorities, says a new report by Demos.

May 27

Demos: Social housing should provide universal preventative support

Early warning systems would save government and housing providers money.