Category

Politics

8 entries, 6,940 words

  1. Part of a data visualisation style known as a ridgeline plot Data visualisation

    The rise and fall in support for British political parties

    How the distribution of the popular vote has been shared between Britain’s main political parties since the 1950s

  2. Politics

    How Antonin Scalia compared with other Supreme Court justices

    Charting the swing vote in the US Supreme Court, and finding a flaw in the New York Times while we’re at it

  3. History

    The influence of the United States on Latin American political systems

    How the American Revolution, the Monroe Doctrine, and the Roosevelt Corollary shaped democracy in Latin America

  4. Politics

    After a farcical display in parliament, what will the legacy of the digital economy bill be?

    As the digital economy bill becomes the Digital Economy Act 2010, I think about the legacy of that political process

  5. Journalism

    Nick Davies on Rupert Murdoch and the digital economy bill

    A battle is emerging: the people of the planet against its media proprietors. Who’s going to win?

  6. The House of Lords in session Politics

    House of Lords debates the digital economy bill

    Britain’s upper chamber of parliament debates the controversial bill during its second reading

  7. Politics

    Stop Peter Mandelson’s digital economy bill becoming law

    Find time to write to your MP and protest the digital economy bill

  8. Politics

    How much do we pay our MPs?

    Britain’s MPs were first paid a salary in 1911. How has it changed since?