Democratic Reform

Mo and Robin changing the political culture

Mary Southcott on how Robin Cook's and Mo Mowlam's personal qualities informed their support for electoral reform

Following Labour’s first Keir

Ewan Wadd explains how in the North and South West we are all cheated by the voting system

This rotten status quo must go: why Labour must change the voting system

Labour for a New Democracy on why support for electoral reform is now mainstream in the Labour Party

Building the Labour vote in hard-to-win areas: why we need more Labour councillors

A commitment to PR coupled with a revived activist base in local government would help convince voters they can make a difference, says Karen Constantine

Big picture politics

Andy Burnham argues that levelling up demands radical democratic reform

Progressive alliance: Lego-brick policies

Trevor Fisher argues that the quest for an alliance of anti-Tory parties is fraught with dangers

On the side of democracy

Tory voter suppression versus democracy - Labour needs to take a leap of faith, says Mary Southcott

Government power grab

Cat Smith slams government’s one-size-fits-all boundary review approach