The political system currently fails to accommodate young people - giving them a voice could force political parties and politicians to start better redressing their interests.
The young and the poor are increasingly turning away from democratic politics, incentivising poltiicians to focus on the rich and the old.
Mat Lawrence talks to Clare McDonnell (57 mins)
Reversing political inequality is central to broader democratic renewal. It will not be easy but it makes the task all the more vital if democracy is to live up to its ideal.
Mat Lawrence talks to John Humpreys (38 mins 20 secs)
Growing levels of electoral inequality by age and class, falling political participation rates and low levels of belief in the efficacy of democracy all reflect an ingrained sense that the political …
Mathew Lawrence and Uri Gordon go head to head.
The euro is an 'irreversible disaster', argues Claus Offe in our interview with him on the central theme of this edition of Juncture . 'Disastrous' in the sense that it has widened economic …
Rooted in political inequality, this imbalance has seen 16–24-year-old group have faced cuts to services worth an estimated 27.5%