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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.

Apr 23

Demos publishes ‘blueprint’ for social media intelligence monitoring

The ethical principles upon which the British security authorities should be allowed to monitor social media are laid out in a report published today by the think tank Demos.

Apr 17

London think-tank scores progress on the Olympics 7 out of 10

With 100 days until the Olympics the Centre for London scores the organisers on progress so far.

Apr 5

Demos: Religious most likely to identify as on the left

People who identify with a faith – even if they are not actively practising – are more likely to volunteer, be politically engaged and be active citizens in their neighbourhoods, according to our new report. People who identify with a relig

Feb 2

Mentoring schemes benefit mentors as well as mentees

A new evaluation by Demos finds that mentors benefit significantly from taking part in mentoring schemes.

Jan 5

Expert panel proposes framework to underpin any future change in law on assisted dying for terminally ill people

The Commission on Assisted Dying publishes its findings and recommendations in its final report.

Dec 2

New report reveals how cuts and confusion push disabled people into poverty

The latest instalment of our Disability in Austerity study finds that disabled people are confused about the nature of the Government's welfare reforms.

Nov 20

Britons more proud of the National Trust than the Royal Family

Shakespeare and the National Trust top a poll on symbols that inspire a sense of pride in the British public, beating the pound, the Monarchy and the BBC.

Nov 7

Disillusionment with mainstream politics spurs online populist movements across Europe

A Demos report surveying the views of 10,000 online supporters of populist movements has found that the majority are male and under 30.

Oct 26

Demos calls for an end to the NEET measure

A new Demos report on young people and unemployment.

Sep 30

Conspiracy theories rife in classrooms

New research by Demos finds that pupils' 'digital fluency' is exceptionally poor, with many not being able to determine the reliability of sources online.