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Blog / Brexit

To stop young British voters being outvoted we need a new political choice

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Turnout amongst younger voters in the EU referendum was much lower than their parents and grandparents. The most generous figure for the turnout of 18-24 year olds was the LSE’s 64%. If accurate, it seems more young people were engaged by the question of Brexit than any recent general …

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Blog / Brexit

Increasing Youth Turnout: The Case for Compulsory Voting in the UK

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It has long been the case that the over 40s have turned out to vote in larger numbers than their younger counterparts. While research shows that 64% of 18-24 year olds turned out to vote (a figure much higher than the claimed 36% by Skydata), this number should have been much higher …

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Millennial Terrorism / Research

Why are Millennials becoming Radicalised?

An aerial image of the Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire – MOD via Wikimedia

For a young British Muslim to go off to be a jihadist butcher, or a sex-slave/jihadist bride, two things need to have happened. First they need to be radicalised and brainwashed. Then they need to be recruited to go …