Greens must get better at communicating our support for science

The Green Party is more pro-science than any other party. Party policy commits 1% of GDP to public funding for science research. Whilst Labour, Lib Dems and Tories increasingly demand that researchers demonstrate the immediate commercial viability of their work, Greens argue that we should fund science for its own sake, because discovery is key […]

Murdoch’s media: it’s ownership, not regulation, that matters

In the coming weeks we must surely move the discussion around the News of the World from the details of phone hacking to the questions of control. Already, David Cameron has shown his skill in crisis management by announcing the abolition of the Press Complaints Commission – only for the Commission to point out that […]