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Democracy campaigner: Cambridge Analytica shows need for tougher transparency rules for political parties

A leading democracy campaigner has said politicians and campaigns should be more open about the consultants they hire to campaign in elections 

Opinion

Robin McAlpine: We can't be the shortcut generation – we have to engage with the world as it is

Common Weal director Robin McAlpine argues that new tech has not brought shortcuts to change – we still need to communicate with those who don’t agree with us, tell stories that are convincing and organise ourselves e