Government announce plans to undertake ID checks at polling stations

The UK Government is to pilot schemes in which voters will have to present identification before casting their ballots in elections. Should these be successful, the reform will be rolled … Continue reading Government announce plans to undertake ID checks at polling stations

London is headed towards democratic dysfunction in 2020

By Areeq Chowdhury. 2016 witnessed a memorable moment of history for the UK’s capital city when Sadiq Khan was elected the first Muslim Mayor of London.  An outsider when he … Continue reading London is headed towards democratic dysfunction in 2020

Online voting is the 21st century answer to poor voter turnout in the UK

By Areeq Chowdhury. You may have noticed a powerful image making the rounds on social media in the run up to the recent election, and it provides a damning verdict … Continue reading Online voting is the 21st century answer to poor voter turnout in the UK