Edition 3 : Spring 2015
Reclaiming football for all: presenting the manifesto for a better game
Football could be different and could be better. This is how. Bristol-based journalist, David Goldblatt, gives his take on how the game can restore its...
Is mental health a social justice issue?
Dr. Simon Newitt, Chief Executive of Off the Record (Bristol), gives his take
Making Bristol Housing Unaffordable?
Click to enlarge. Research: Alec Saelens Design: Laurence Ware Social rent Social housing has traditionally been let at low rents, on a secure basis, to...
Watch: Get a Job!
Wil Colquhoun This motion piece was designed in direct response to overhearing somebody telling a homeless man to get a job. The piece is narrated...
Between the Ballots
Politics is too important to be left to politicians: local activists discuss social change as a daily activity.
Candidate campaign promo – colourful tactics?
The real problem with party campaign material is not its camouflage but its content.
Avonmouth: have parties failed working class voters?
Alon Aviram Additional work by: Adam Cantwell-Corn Illustration: Sam Knock Is there a growing faultline between working class voters and the Labour party? From trade-unions...
Somali: Codka Soomaalidu saameyn intee leeg ayuu doorashada 2015 ku yeelan karaa?
“Somalis must vote, they must exercise their rights and must use their voice” Words: Ruqiya Hassan Illustrations by Sophie Filomena. The first in a series...
Will Somali voters determine Bristol’s 2015 General Election?
“Somalis must vote, they must exercise their rights and must use their voice” Ruqiya Hassan The first in a series of foreign language articles, there...
Faith in politics
What has religion got to do with politics? Adam Cantwell-Corn caught up with a Bishop, a deputy Imam, a Quaker, a Rastafarian and a couple...
What’s the Human Rights Act ever done for you?
The Conservatives think it’s another unwanted European import. Will is a trainee solicitor at leading human rights and public law firm Deighton Pierce Glynn, Bristol.
Just what have our MPs been up to?
You might have noticed political flyers coming through your door these past few months, brimming with earnest messages and pledges by MP wannabes in a bid to win your vote. We thought we’d take a look behind the political spiel at some of what our MPs have been up to.