ID at the ballot box: An attack on our democracy

Plans for identification to be used on election days to combat voter fraud, as suggested in a Government response to a review by former Communities Secretary, Sir Eric Pickles, have drawn negative attention over the past day – and rightfully so. Among the 50 recommendations he makes to Government, the suggestion is that the electorate … Continue reading ID at the ballot box: An attack on our democracy

So it begins.

Welcome to Political Intrigue. Every year has its political ups and downs, but 2016 has seen some of the biggest earthquakes in the world of politics - certainly in the West - for several decades. From Brexit to the US Presidential Election result to Labour's Jeremy Corbyn winning a second leadership contest in 12 months, this year has borne witness to significant political events. But where do we go from here?