How can democratic reform help win campaigns on the issues that matter to you?

How can democratic reform help win campaigns on the issues that matter to you?

A week after the historic Brexit vote, we summoned allies from the four corners of the campaigning world to plot what comes next for democracy. Together we tackled one big issue for campaigners - after the EU referendum vote, how can democratic reform help win campaigns on the issues that matter to you?

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It's Brexit: now let's take control of democracy at home

It's Brexit: now let's take control of democracy at home

Commenting on the EU referendum result, Alexandra Runswick, Director of Unlock Democracy, said:

“The referendum campaign showed British politics at its worst. Both campaigns have relied on misinformation to paint increasingly apocalyptic images of a post-referendum Britain. Politicians on both sides must now work together to rebuild public trust in our political system.

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#EUref - After the vote

#EUref - After the vote

We’ve been neutral throughout the campaign, but neutral doesn’t mean sitting on the sidelines. Whatever decision the UK makes tomorrow, we want it to be based on an informed debate. At times, the campaign has been difficult for even the most politically engaged person to follow, with bewildering sets of claims and counter-claims from both sides. 

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