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Trust issues: Dealing with distrust in politics

Publication Report Power & politics IPPR
Topic: Power & politics

A Civil Society: Are we nearly there yet?

This essay accompanies a speech given as part of IPPR's illumiantions events at the Labour Party Conference in Bournemouth 2003. David Blunkett MP sets out the key policy challenges faced in driving...

Publication Power & politics Party conferences Report

The Family Report 2003: Choosing Happiness?

This report examines the relationship between happiness and having children. Over the last 30 years, people in Britain have become more affluent but have not become much happier. Over the same period...

Publication Power & politics Older people Young people

Streets Ahead: Safe and liveable streets for children

This pamphlet proves that children in deprived neighbourhoods are most likely to be involved in road accidents and recommends that speed limits should be reduced to 20 mph. Britain has a bad record...

Publication Power & politics Older people Young people

Whatever Happened to Democracy?

What has happened to the great democratic revolution? John Keane sifts through the general confusion surrounding democracy and puts forward a personal view of what it could be and what can be done to...

Publication Power & politics Report

Keeping it Clean: State funding of political parties

This report shows how to ensure a fair funding system which provides parties with the funds they require while assuring the public the system is irreproachable. 2002 saw a flurry of media stories...

Publication Power & politics Report

Our House? Race and representation in British politics

This report argues that ethnic minority political hopefuls are losing out and shows how ethnic representation in politics has to be at the heart of the debate about civic renewal and public engagemen...

Publication Power & politics Budget Party conferences Report

New Democratic Processes

This report focuses on how well central Government is responding to the new agenda of public involvement in decision making. Does the public want to be more involved in Whitehall's decisions? What...

Publication Power & politics Report