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Aug 8

The fairest way to fix the benefits system

Claudia Wood writes in The Independent that tackling the minimum wage and building more houses, is the solution to the benefits crisis. 

Aug 8

Scotland Independence Debate A Narrow Victory To Alistair Darling, According To Poll

The Huffington Post reports on Demos' real time analysis of Twitter 's response to the Scottish Independence debate.

Jul 29

Why drugs are no longer cool

Jonathan Birdwell speaks to The Telegraph on today's teenagers being so busy with their extra-curricular activities, there's hardly time for drugs. 

Jul 25

Be tough on the causes of benefits

In The Guardian, Claudia Wood comments on reducing the benefit bill, arguing that the government needs to address causational factors such as high rents and low wages rather than just restricting eligibility.

Jul 22

Extract of The Dark Net

An exclusive extract of Jamie Bartlett's forthcoming book is the cover story of The Sunday Times news review (£).

Jul 22

Putting more women in 'male' apprenticeships could bridge the gender pay gap

The Independent on Sunday covers new Demos analysis showing a gender pay gap in apprenticeships

Jul 17

Only one in five white Britons votes for Labour

Evening Standard runs Trevor Phillips' analysis for Demos Quarterly on ethnic minority voters in London.

Jul 6

A divided Iraq and a fractured storyline

Jamie Bartlett on Al Jazeera talks to the listening post about the propaganda war and competing media narratives in Iraq.

Jul 1

Crisis in construction apprenticeships to be investigates

The Telegraph reports on Demos's commission into launching an investigation on the quality of apprenticeship in the construction industry.

Jul 1

Let doctors use drugs to help terminally ill patients die, says health expert

In The Telegraph, Claudia Wood discusses the call for a change in the law so that doctors caring for people who are dying can end thier suffering.

Apr 9

Out of Step: Twitter Bucks Opinion Polls on Immigration

A new study from Demos’ Centre for the Analysis of Social Media (CASM) reveals that Twitter conversations about immigration contrast enormously with public opinion polling on the issue.

Apr 1

Voter Advice Tool Aims to Boost Youth Turn-Out and Engagement

Young people are passionate about social issues and want to have a positive impact on society, but too few are voting. Demos has teamed up with Bite the Ballot to launch Verto, a voter advice tool that will help young people explore how their values

Mar 5

Demos: Two-thirds of parents who back apprenticeships say ‘not for my child’

Over 9 in 10 parents agree apprenticeships are a good option for young people, but only a third think it is best for their child, according to a major cross-party Demos report.

Feb 10

Demos: Replace half of food banks with sustainable solutions to food poverty

The number of food banks in Britain should be cut in half by 2020 and replaced with sustainable solutions to food poverty, according to a new Demos report.

Dec 31

Demos: Counter-terrorism strategy is ‘costing charities millions’

International aid charities are struggling to use their donations for frontline services due to stricter counter-terrorism legislation causing banks to shut down accounts in an effort to reduce their overa

Dec 29

Demos: Young voters concerned more about online privacy than immigration or the EU

Young voters are significantly more concerned by living costs, unemployment and online privacy than issues such as immigration or Britain’s relationship with the EU, according to a new Demos report.<

Nov 14

Politicians call for ‘Help to Move’ package to help older people downsize

A group of influential politicians has urged the Government to offer a package of financial support and advice to make it easier for older people to move home if they wish to downsize.

Oct 19

Demos: Migrant health access fears put vulnerable people at risk

A new report by the think-tank Demos urges the Government to set up ‘all-in-one’ centres combining GPs with advisors to encourage migrants to seek health treatment despite concerns over their i

Sep 2

Push NHS to build more residential care, says former care minister

NHS Trusts should sell surplus land next to hospitals to build enough care homes and supported living apartments to meet increasing demand, Paul Burstow MP will say.

Aug 31

Give self-employed the freedom to access their pensions

Self-employed workers should be given the power to access their recent pension contributions to allow more people to save with confidence.