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2015 General Election Results Data Released

May 15, 2015 / No Comments

The British Election Study has released the 2015 election results for ea...

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UK elects most diverse Parliament

May 15, 2015 / No Comments

  A recent interview with Jeremy Paxman, who fronted Channel 4’s Al...

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Behind the surge: Who are Green party’s parliamentary candidates?

April 29, 2015 / No Comments

  The surge in support for the Green party in the 2015 general elec...

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Reforming the political class: Are small parties the answer?

April 6, 2015 / No Comments

Reforming the political class: Are small parties the answer? Dissatisfac...

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All women shortlists remain a controversial but effective way to improve women’s representation in politics

February 10, 2015 / No Comments

Rosie Campbell reviews the debates around the use of gender quotas by th...

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UKIP Candidates: The Anti-Westminster Outsiders?

February 10, 2015 / No Comments

Much of UKIP’s appeal has arisen from positioning itself as the ‘anti-We...

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Guarded and sensible? The problem with UKIP and women

December 2, 2014 / No Comments

Mark Reckless’s win over Conservative candidate Kelly Tolhurst in the Ro...

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‘The profession I chose was politics’: The new generation of ‘political insiders’

November 27, 2014 / No Comments

The argument that Parliament is more and more unrepresentative of societ...

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