Democracy in the 21st Century

As Pia Mancini (co-founder of DemocracyOS and ‘the Net party’) said – “We are 21st-century citizens, doing our very, very best to interact with 19th century-designed institutions that are based on an information technology of the 15th century”. Democracy needs to modernize – starting at the foundation; the electoral system. Widespread calls for electoral reform […]

The Case for Electoral Reform – Stronger Than Ever

The 2015 general election was a triumph for the Conservatives. Before the exit polls on 7th May no one foresaw a Tory majority. So how did it happen? In the weeks since the election there has been much speculation: Did Ed Miliband fail as a leader? Did Tory spending buy the vote? Should UKIP and […]