Read my posts featuring the work of political scientist, author and professor, Tim Bale. Of particular relevance to this site is his research into political party membership – why people join parties, why they don’t and how they behave when they have.

He is also the author of an excellent book on Ed Miliband’s time as Labour Leader, Five Year Mission.


We lost too many arguments during the Coalition – Jo Swinson (Liberal Democrat Newswire #117)

Liberal Democrat Newswire #117 has a special survey on the party reform proposals, a book offer for readers and Jo Swinson’s views on the Coalition, amongst other stories. … Read the full post »