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How firm is UKIP’s support? (again)

There’s no denying it: UKIP’s rise in the past three years has been remarkable. In the 2010 general election, UKIP scored a measly 3...

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The Bridges Project: New expertise for policy in an age of uncertainty

Read our most recent publication from the Bridges Project

The Bridges Project film

The Bridges Project Film

Our new film on the Bridges Project, including insights from our annual retreat.

Rival Political Narratives – Project Compilation

Rival Political Narratives – Project Compilation

Highlights from our pan-European project

Mapping the “complosphère”

Mapping the “complosphère”

A new interactive map from our "Rival Political Narratives" project

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Lighting the Home Fires: Fresh perspectives on human rights in the UK

How do we relate to human rights in everyday life? what cultural, social and political commitment do they represent? How do we protect them...

Disputes and dilemmas

Disputes and dilemmas

Marley Morris writes on the EU's latest institutional wrangling following May's elections

After the elections – the European political groups

After the elections – the European political groups

Our analysis of the different populist groupings in the European Parliament

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Disengagement, division and the ‘peasants’ revolt’

Analysing the results of the European Parliament elections

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Re-imagining the Open Society in the Digital Age: A Bridges Project Position Paper

The guiding question for the 2019 Bridges Retreat is a broad one: if emerging digital societies supported social well-being and liberal democracy, what would...

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The Italian Job:  learning to cope with populists?

We are at turning point in the way in which the mainstream deals with populists.   For those of us who have been studying...

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Bonne Année – Local realities of migration: emotions, institutions, conflict and cooperation

Counterpoint explored local and personal experiences of migration in communities across four European countries (France, Germany, Sweden and Italy), and here we set out...