Be A Voice: The Blair Legacy - A Centre-Right Perspective

Be A Voice: The Blair Legacy - A Centre-Right Perspective

"In the same way that Thatcher once described her proudest achievement as New Labour, the best thing I can say about Blair is that the moderate stances of today’s Conservative Party owe a fair bit to him." Matthew Waterfield analyses Tony Blair's legacy. 

Be a Voice: Where Brexit has left us now – Labour special report

Be a Voice: Where Brexit has left us now – Labour special report

After more than 40 years membership with the European Union, the UK has voted to leave. We are now half way through the two-year period of Brexit negotiations, and it is scheduled that the UK will depart the EU at 11 pm GMT, on Friday, March 29th 2019. But where has Brexit left us now? Jujia Li investigates. 

Be A Voice: Why are we letting our Universities act like thuggish moguls?

Be A Voice: Why are we letting our Universities act like thuggish moguls?

"Beneath the pension dispute, a common occurrence today as employers seek to ditch costly final salary and defined benefit schemes, lays a malignant factor that is hampering higher education across the country – the commercialisation of higher learning." Alasdair Fraser delves into the issue of corporate higher education in light of the recent strikes. 

Be A Voice: What Battersea Power Station says about the Housing Crisis

Be A Voice: What Battersea Power Station says about the Housing Crisis

"Innovation should be pursued, but for the housing crisis to be solved, a rethink of current trends is essential. If Theresa May really is going to push through a revolution in planning rules and housebuilding, as she set out this week in a major speech, then looking to the past might just be the answer."

Be A Voice: The charm wore off on Valentine’s Day

Be A Voice: The charm wore off on Valentine’s Day

"How fitting it was that Boris Johnson should be the man to try and woo Remainers on Valentine’s Day with a speech spelling out the benefits of Brexit." Luke Jeffery analyses the Boris Johnson's much-antiticpated Brexit speech on 14th February. 

Be A Voice: Waste in the House of Lords

Be A Voice: Waste in the House of Lords

"All is not well in their Lordship's House" - so proclaimed Baroness D'Souza in 2016. TalkPolitics co-founder Matt Gillow makes the case for reform in the House of Lords, and analyses why it has been so difficult to achieve in the past. 

Be A Voice: Labour must address national identity if it is to win England

Be A Voice: Labour must address national identity if it is to win England

"With Theresa May’s Conservative government in disarray, Jeremy Corbyn’s claim that the Labour Party are a government in waiting may not seem so far from the truth." So why is Labour still behind in the polls, and what does it have to do with identity? 

Be A Voice: #Europe 2017 - 40 Important Things That Happened Last Year

Be A Voice: #Europe 2017 - 40 Important Things That Happened Last Year

"As we enter 2018, let's take a look back at the things that happened in Europe in 2017. If you’re not a fan of populism or Vladimir Putin, you’re not going to love this." Just in case you missed it, read more about what happened in Europe last year here. 

Be A Voice: “Taking Back Control” of Parliamentary Sovereignty

Be A Voice: “Taking Back Control” of Parliamentary Sovereignty

"Exactly why there is such controversy over the sovereignty of Parliament raises a number of worrying questions for our democracy, particularly in light of the list of parliamentarians who voted against Amendment 7." Read more about the Government's defeat on the amendment, and what this says about the future of parliamentary sovereignty here.