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Audit of Political Engagement 15

Hansard Society: After four major electoral events in four years, some political engagement measures have been boosted to their highest levels in the 15-Audit series. Our 15th Audit of Political Engagement (2018) also shows public dissatisfaction with political parties and the system of governing, and a stark digital divide in levels of online engagement. https://www.hansardsociety.org.uk/publications/audit-of-political-engagement-15-2018

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The Guardian view on the House of Lords: end of the peer

The House of Lords and radical change are not words that often appear in the same sentence, least of all on May Day. Yet the Life Peerages Act 1958, which became law 60 years ago this week, was arguably the most radical change in the British parliamentary system of the postwar era. Until it came into […]

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