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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.

Dec 8

Experts don’t have all the answers, we need to put the politics back into policy

Politicians should stop relying just on scientists and start trusting the public

Dec 4

Government Handling of Relationships with Muslims May be Increasing the Risk of Terrorism

New Demos research finds strong feelings of resentment and alienation from Muslim Communities

Oct 23
Oct 19

Demos Announce New Director

Following the departure of Madeleine Bunting, the think tank Demos has promoted Dr Catherine Fieschi to the post of Acting Director. Having previously been Demos’ Head of Research, Catherine will carry forward Demos’ intellectual agenda in the months a

Oct 19

Madeleine Bunting Resigns as Director of Demos

Madeleine Bunting has decided to resign as Director of Demos. Since it has emerged that her vision for Demos is incompatible with that of the trustees, she has decided to focus on her interests as a writer and a thinker at this point in her career. She wi

Aug 9

Government must give communities a greater role in counter-terrorism

Responding to his speech today on security and freedom, Demos called on the Home Secretary to make real his pledge to allow all sections of society to play a greater role in delivering security.

Aug 2

Demos does 'black sky thinking' on space

New mission will add up economic and social benefits of space and create first long-term strategy for British space programme

Aug 2

EU's expanding borders require joint migration strategy

Pressure from global movement of people will increase while attempts to tighten controls may actually reduce national security

Aug 2

Baby ballots' would increase parental power

Children have become ‘invisible citizens’ whose lives are increasingly controlled by over-protective adults