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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

Apr 22

Black middle class 'drifting away' from Labour

BBC News article on how rising prosperity among ethnic minority voters has been accompanied by a move towards the Conservative Party, as revealed in recent Demos research.

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.

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.