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Jul 29

Why drugs are no longer cool

Jonathan Birdwell speaks to The Telegraph on today's teenagers being so busy with their extra-curricular activities, there's hardly time for drugs. 

Jul 25

Be tough on the causes of benefits

In The Guardian, Claudia Wood comments on reducing the benefit bill, arguing that the government needs to address causational factors such as high rents and low wages rather than just restricting eligibility.

Jul 22

Extract of The Dark Net

An exclusive extract of Jamie Bartlett's forthcoming book is the cover story of The Sunday Times news review (£).

Jul 22

Putting more women in 'male' apprenticeships could bridge the gender pay gap

The Independent on Sunday covers new Demos analysis showing a gender pay gap in apprenticeships

Jul 17

Only one in five white Britons votes for Labour

Evening Standard runs Trevor Phillips' analysis for Demos Quarterly on ethnic minority voters in London.

Jul 6

A divided Iraq and a fractured storyline

Jamie Bartlett on Al Jazeera talks to the listening post about the propaganda war and competing media narratives in Iraq.

Jul 1

Crisis in construction apprenticeships to be investigates

The Telegraph reports on Demos's commission into launching an investigation on the quality of apprenticeship in the construction industry.

Jul 1

Let doctors use drugs to help terminally ill patients die, says health expert

In The Telegraph, Claudia Wood discusses the call for a change in the law so that doctors caring for people who are dying can end thier suffering.

Jun 22

Increase in number of mothers working on self-employed or freelance terms

The Guardian reports on new Demos research that parents are increasingly choosing money and flexibility over the security of traditional jobs. 

Jun 17

Learning gap widest between rich and poor white girls

Ally Paget comments in The Times about 'learning gap widest between rich and poor white girls'.

Dec 7

Demos: alcohol policy should focus on parenting, not pricing

The Government’s attempts to curb the UK’s hazardous drinking culture would be more effective if they focused on encouraging better parenting, particularly among parents misusing alcohol, say experts at the think tank Demos.

Dec 3

Parents ‘in the dark’ as child nutrition advice isn’t getting through

Child nutrition advice should be displayed on supermarket shelves and online parenting forums to make it more accessible to parents, according to a Demos report.

Nov 27

Demos launches pioneering new model for measuring poverty

Think-tank Demos has launched a pioneering new model for measuring poverty that could transform local social service provision and help thousands of families escape poverty.

Nov 14

Britain’s budding entrepreneurs say “It’s not the economy, stupid”

Entrepreneurs are optimistic and determined but defy stereotypes about their motives, characteristics and attitudes, finds new research from Demos.

Oct 19

Demos: 24,000 Scottish families face severe disadvantage

A new report by the think-tank Demos reveals the full extent of the hardship experienced across Scotland, estimating that 24,000 families face severe disadvantage.

Oct 1

Majority support government control of how people spend benefit payments

New polling released by the think tank Demos shows the majority of people believe the government should start controlling how welfare recipients spend their money.

Sep 21
Jul 12

Private sector must step in to tackle crisis in loneliness among older people

Ageing Sociably argues that businesses must do its bit to tackle the crisis in loneliness among older people.

Jun 26

Housing providers should bid for reablement contracts

Clinical commissioners should look again both at how reablement services are delivered – and who delivers them – as they take responsibility for these schemes from local authorities, says a new report by Demos.

May 27

Demos: Social housing should provide universal preventative support

Early warning systems would save government and housing providers money.