Want to know what it was like to Do Democracy in Frome? Our event gave us a taste - and we're hungry for more!Read More
"Do Democracy 2015 - taking back power and politics" drew people together from across the UK to share experiences, skills and ideas about how people can take power in their communities. Watch the documentary - and get in touch if you'd like to learn more about how to Do Democracy yourself!
With new leaders and new frontbench teams for both opposition parties, the election seems a world away. But let’s cast our minds back to before the election: what was it like for you? What did you see? What did you do?
Between February and May, we sent out a series of surveys to Unlock Democracy supporters, asking you about your experience of the election.Read More
Sir Malcolm Rifkind and Jack Straw have been cleared of breaking the rules on cash for access. Sound familiar? The Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards found that there had been “no breach of the rules on paid lobbying”. However as with the expenses crisis I can’t help but question whether the rules are part of the problem.Read More
After attracting hundreds of people to a rally outside the Houses of Parliament and gaining the online support of thousands who also want electoral reform, the Voting Reform Team is using the downtime that always comes with the summer to plan their future campaigns.Read More
Devolution is now a vital issue for all Greater Manchester residents - how devolved governance unfolds over the coming months and years will shape the daily lives of our Region's families and individuals.Read More
Using calculations based on research by economists at Oxford University, Unlock Democracy have estimated that big party donors are more than 200 times more likely to get a peerage than ordinary party members - and over 20,000 times more likely than your average voter.Read More