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Volume 28, Update, December 2018
Update: The US midterm elections Emma Kilheeney Analysis of the results AQA, Edexcel
Volume 28, Number 2, November 2018
Exam skills: How to write a political ideas essay for Edexcel Jessica Hardy A step-by-step guide Edexcel
Poster: Select commmittees Mark Chesterton A printable poster of this issue's centrespread AQA, Edexcel
UK politics: The role of select committees Bradley Minchin An article to accompany the centrespread in this issue AQA, Edexcel
Volume 28, Update, October 2018
Update: Kavanaugh and the Supreme Court Emma Kilheeney Why the delay in Trump's nomination? AQA, Edexcel
Volume 28, Number 1, September 2018
Poster: English local elections 2018 Rob Murphy A printable poster of this issue's centrespread AQA, Edexcel
UK politics: Alternatives to first past the post Jessica Hardy Different voting systems used in the UK AQA, Edexcel
UK politics: Brexit latest Jessica Hardy An update on the Brexit situation AQA, Edexcel
US politics: Ideas for further research Jeremy Taylor The best resources to use for evidence in your essays AQA, Edexcel
Volume 27, Number 4, April 2018
US politics: An introduction Jeremy Taylor Key themes and concepts AQA, Edexcel
UK politics: Prime-ministerial power Andrew Stone How has the power and role of the prime minister changed? AQA, Edexcel
Poster: Indeterminate sentences for public prosecution Toby Cooper A synoptic example AQA, Edexcel
Update: US Senate's DACA deal derailed Emma Kilheeney The failure of the US Senate to protect undocumented migrants AQA, Edexcel
Activity: An introduction to global politics Josie Gadsby A class activity to introduce this area of study Edexcel
Political ideas: Essay planning Clare Stansfield A step-by-step guide AQA, Edexcel
Volume 27, Number 3, February 2018
Exam links: Thinking about a politics EPQ? Katy Ivey Dos and don'ts AQA, Edexcel
Political ideas: The Catalan independence movement Jessica Hardy What is it, and what does it mean for nationalism? AQA, Edexcel
Poster: Milestones in the extension of the franchise Nick Gallop Timeline of universal suffrage in the UK AQA, Edexcel
UK politics: Suffrage in the UK: debates and issues Nick Gallop Activities linked to the centrespread in this issue AQA, Edexcel
UK politics: Should the UK increase its use of referendums? Bradley Minchin Extension material and questions for the article on pages 18–21 AQA, Edexcel
Update: Cabinet resignations Emma Kilheeney The impacts of the November resignations AQA, Edexcel
Volume 27, Number 2, November 2017
Update: Trump's deals with the Democrats Emma Kilheeney Why did Trump make two deals with the Democrats in two weeks? AQA, Edexcel
Poster: The calling of the 2017 general election Toby Cooper How to think synoptically about this topic AQA, Edexcel
Activity: Am I right wing or left wing? Jessica Town Where do your views fit in the political spectrum? AQA, Edexcel
UK politics: Is Labour a social democratic party? Andrew Stone How has the ideology of Labour changed? AQA, Edexcel
UK politics: Party factions in the UK Jessica Hardy An accompanying piece to 'US focus on…: Republican Party' in the magazine AQA, Edexcel
UK politics: The ideas and politics of the DUP Clare Stansfield A background to the party AQA, Edexcel
Volume 27, Number 1, September 2017
Activity: Assessing the health of UK democracy Clare Stansfield An exercise to use in class AQA, Edexcel
Activity: Devolution worksheet Jessica Hardy A worksheet to go with the article on pages 22–23 AQA, Edexcel
Poster: June 2017 general election results Toby Cooper A printable poster of this issue's centrespread AQA, Edexcel
UK politics: The UK constitution Nick Gallop Historical and legislative landmarks in the development of Britain’s constitution AQA, Edexcel
UK/US politics: Comparing the US and UK constitutions Jeremy Taylor How do they differ? AQA, Edexcel
Volume 26, Number 4, April 2017
e-review: February's by-elections Emma Kilheeney How did Labour fare in two key by-elections? AQA, Edexcel, OCR
UK politics: Parliamentary sovereignty and Article 50 Andrew Stone Was it constitutionally necessary for parliament to vote on triggering Article 50? AQA, Edexcel, OCR
UK politics: Theresa May: a one-nation conservative? Dan Glazebrook What is one-nation conservatism, and arguments for and against the question AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Poster: US election results Emma Kilheeney A printable poster of this issue's centrespread AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Interview: How to run a political campaign Clare Stansfield An interview with an experienced digital communicator AQA., Edexcel, OCR
Political ideologies: What is the alt-right? Jessica Hardy Why has this term been so much in the news? AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Volume 26, Number 3, February 2017
UK politics: The return of the Liberal Democrats? Andrew Stone Is the party reviving? AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Poster: How does May's government differ from Cameron's? Emma Kilheeney A printable poster of this issue's centrespread AQA, Edexcel, OCR
e-review: Legal defeat for government on Brexit Emma Kilheeney Why the High Court ruled against the government on Article 50 AQA, Edexcel, OCR
US politics: What can we expect from President Trump? Jeremy Taylor A look at Trump's background and what he might do in power AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Global politics: Did NATO intervention improve human rights in Libya? Dan Glazebrook How did the 2011 uprising change human rights in Libya? AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Political ideologies: What is intersectionality? Clare Stansfield How do different types of oppression overlap? AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Volume 26, Number 2, November 2016
e-review: What is post-truth politics? Emma Kilheeney Why is lying a key tool of politicians today? AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Poster: Labour Party factions Emma Kilheeney A printable poster of this issue's centrespread AQA, Edexcel, OCR
UK politics: Post-Brexit UK Laurie Huggett-Wilde How will the UK change? AQA, Edexcel, OCR
UK politics: The challenges of Theresa May’s premiership Clare Stansfield An activity based on May's key speeches as PM AQA, Edexcel, OCR
UK politics: What does the future hold for the Labour Party? Andrew Stone An analysis of the crisis in the Labour Party AQA, Edexcel, OCR
UK/global politics: Is the EU doomed? Jessica Hardy UK/global politics: Is the EU doomed? AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Volume 26, Number 1, September 2016
US politics: A beginner’s guide to studying US politics Jeremy Taylor An introduction to US politics outlining the differences from politics in the UK AQA, Edexcel, OCR
UK politics: Ruth Davidson and the revival of the Scottish Tories Jessica Hardy How has Davidson brought the Tories back to life in Scotland? AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Poster: 2016 elections Emma Kilheeney A printable poster of this issue's centrespread AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Global politics: City mayors Clare Stansfield A look at four left-leaning mayors who operate on the international stage AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Global politics: Are Nigeria and Afghanistan 'fantastically corrupt?' Josie Gadsby An article considering whether Cameron was right to make this claim AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Volume 25, Number 4, April 2016
Global politics: France's war on terror Rob Murphy An examination of the French government's reaction to terrorist attacks in 2015 AQA, Edexcel, OCR
UK politics: Jeremy Corbyn's first 100 days Andrew Stone A look at how Corbyn is getting on after 100 days as Labour leader AQA, Edexcel, OCR
US politics: 2016 Republican candidates Clare Stansfield Which of the Republican candidates will be nominated to run for president in 2016? AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Poster: The Democratic Party Kay Moxon A printable poster of this issue's centrespread AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Exam tips: How to be an outstanding AS politics student Jessica Hardy Top tips on how to succeed in AS politics AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Volume 25, Number 3, February 2016
Global politics: The UK's changing relationship with China Clare Stansfield An A2 article that looks at the impact of the recent visit of China's president AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Political parties: What's the point of a Women's Equality Party? Jessica Hardy An investigation of this new UK political party and its aims AQA, Edexcel, OCR
UK politics: Who will succeed David Cameron? Andrew Stone Looking at who Cameron's successor might be AQA, Edexcel, OCR
US politics: Gun ownership Jeremy Taylor Arguments for and against the laws on gun ownership in the USA AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Volume 25, Number 2, November 2015
e-review: Government defeat in the Lords Emma Kilheeney What is the significance of the government defeat over tax credits in October? AQA, Edexcel, OCR, WJEC, CCEA, IB
Poster: The role of the media in the 2015 election Katie Shapiro A printable poster of this issue's centrespread AQA, Edexcel, OCR, WJEC, CCEA, IB
Interview: Andrew Pendleton, Friends of the Earth Jessica Hardy Head of campaigns at FoE on this pressure group's anti-fracking campaign AQA, Edexcel, OCR, WJEC, CCEA, IB
US politics: Race in the USA Simon Lemieux An A2 article on what we can learn from recent racially motivated events in the USA AQA, Edexcel, OCR, WJEC, CCEA, IB
Global politics: The migrant crisis in Europe Jessica Hardy An A2 article on the political impact of the migrant crisis AQA, Edexcel, OCR, WJEC, CCEA, IB
University: How to write a personal statement Clare Stansfield Thinking of studing politics at university? This article will help AQA, Edexcel, OCR, WJEC, CCEA, IB
Volume 25, Number 1, September 2015
e-review: What kind of leader will Corbyn be? Emma Kilheeney What does Corbyn's victory mean for the Labour Party? AQA, Edexcel, OCR, WJEC, CCEA, IB
Activity: Pressure groups in the USA Katy Ivey A quiz to test your knowledge AQA Edexcel OCR
Global politics: Iran: the triumph of smart power? Rob Murphy An A2 article on the landmark deal of July 2015 brokered between global powers and Iran AQA Edexcel OCR
UK politics: General election 2015 poster Emma Kilheeney A printable PDF of this issue's centre spread for display and revision AQA Edexcel OCR
UK politics: How to use 2015 general election examples in exam questions Rowena Hammal An AS article showing how to use election examples to drive an argument forward AQA Edexcel OCR
UK politics and Ideologies: Why is Conservatism such a successful ideology? Peter Galliver This article on Conservatism is relevant for both AS UK politics and A2 Ideologies AQA Edexcel OCR
Extension: Further reading Rowena Hammal Further reading suggestions to help develop an understanding of the subject AQA Edexcel OCR
Volume 24, Number 4, April 2015
Activity: The civil service Rowena Hammal A quiz to test your knowledge AQA Edexcel OCR
Global politics: Is the UN Security Council fit for purpose? Rob Murphy A2 article evaluating the role played by the UN Security Council AQA Edexcel OCR
UK politics: Cabinet committees Clare Stansfield An AS article looking at the role of cabinet committees in the UK today AQA Edexcel OCR
US politics: Ten things you need to know Simon Lemieux An A2 article offering essential insights into the sometimes puzzling world of US politics AQA Edexcel OCR
e-review: Ed Miliband: electoral liability? Ian Richards Can Labour win the May electon with Ed as leader? AQA Edexcel, OCR
Volume 24, Number 3, February 2015
Activity: Conservative Party Rowena Hammal A quiz to help you revise AQA Edexcel OCR
Global politics: The 'Arab Spring': 4 years on Rob Murphy This A2 article examines the current outcomes of the popular awakening known as the 'Arab Spring' AQA Edexcel OCR
Political ideologies: A new era of European nationalism? Jessica Hardy This A2 article surveys the recent revival of nationalism across Europe AQA Edexcel OCR
University: Where can a politics degree take you? Nick Gallop A look at the career options available if you study politics at university AQA Edexcel OCR
UK politics: Party conferences: what's the point? James Hobson What role do party conferences play in UK politics today? Find out in this AS article AQA Edexcel OCR
US politics: The values of Republican and Democrat voters Katie Shapiro This A2 article identifies the demographic groups that support the two parties, and the values they share AQA Edexcel OCR
Volume 24, e-review, December 2014
e-review: Rochester and Strood Ian Richards What does the by-election result mean for politics in Britain? AQA Edexcel OCR
Volume 24, Number 2, November 2014
Activity: Democracy Rowena Hammal A quiz to test your knowledge AQA Edexcel OCR
Activity: President Obama Katy Ivey In this A2 exercise you will look at the highs and lows of Obama's presidency so far AQA Edexcel OCR
Exam tips for UK politics: The Scottish independence referendum Rowena Hammal This AS article suggests five ways to use the referendum in exam questions on UK politics AQA Edexcel OCR
Global politics: Does globalisation make the world a better place? Hywel Jones This A2 article focuses on the impact of globalisation AQA Edexcel OCR
Political ideologies: Does multiculturalism make society less cohesive? Jessica Hardy This A2 article examines both sides of the debate on the effects of multiculturalism AQA Edexcel OCR
UK politics: Do British trade unions have any real power? James Hobson This AS article examines the current position of trade unions in the UK AQA Edexcel OCR
US politics: Colourful characters in Congress Simon Lemieux This A2 article takes an entertaining look at some distinctive characters in the current US Congress AQA Edexcel OCR
Extension: Further reading Rowena Hammal Further reading suggestions for students who want to develop their understanding of the subject AQA Edexcel OCR
Volume 24, e-review, October 2014
e-review: NO vote spells major change Ian Richards What political changes are likely to result from the decision to stay in the union? AQA Edexcel OCR
Volume 24, Number 1, September 2014
UK politics: UKIP Rowena Hammal An article addressing five big questions about the party AQA Edexcel OCR
US politics: Campaign finance in the USA and the First Amendment Simon Lemieux How is US democracy affected by recent rulings on campaign finance? AQA Edexcel OCR
Political ideologies: Liberalism Rowena Hammal A quiz to test your knowledge AQA Edexcel OCR
Global politics: Is the USA still the world's superpower? Jon Carr Discussion of the USA's status in current global politics AQA Edexcel OCR
Politics at uni: Tips for interviews Caroline Gill Tips for success in interviews for university places AQA Edexcel OCR
Revision: A brief history of the Labour Party Rowena Hammal A historical overview to help you revise AQA Edexcel OCR
Extension: Further reading Rowena Hammal Further reading suggestions for students who want to develop their understanding of the subject AQA Edexcel OCR
Volume 23, Number 4, April 2014
Extension: Further reading Rowena Hammal Further reading suggestions for students who want to develop their understanding of the subject AQA Edexcel OCR
Global politics: State-building in Afghanistan Rob Murphy Has the mission in Afghanistan been accomplished? AQA Edexcel OCR
Political ideologies: Can we afford to save the planet? Rowena Hammal How the economic downturn has threatened environmentalism AQA Edexcel OCR
Revision: Pressure groups Rowena Hammal You can use the exercises in this PowerPoint to help you revise pressure groups AQA Edexcel OCR
Revision: The US Constitution Rowena Hammal You can use the exercises in this PowerPoint to help you revise the US Constitution AQA Edexcel OCR
UK politics: Judiciary case studies Rowena Hammal A discussion of five recent case studies on the judiciary AQA Edexcel OCR
US politics: Filibuster or filibluster? Rowena Hammal What is a filibuster, and does it help or harm democracy? AQA Edexcel OCR
US politics: The role of the vice president Andrew Axelby A summary of the powers of the vice president and Joe Biden's vice presidency AQA Edexcel OCR
Volume 23, Number 3, Feburary 2014
Revision: The work of the House of Lords Rowena Hammal Check and update your knowledge with this revision PowerPoint AQA Edexcel OCR
UK politics: The north–south ivide Rowena Hammal What is the north–south divide and how does it affect UK politics? AQA Edexcel OCR
US politics: Turnout in US elections Katy Ivey Why is voter turnout so low in the USA? AQA Edexcel OCR
US politics: Five things you need to know about race Rowena Hammal A summary of race issues in the USA to use in revision AQA Edexcel OCR
Political ideologies: Freedom vs equality George Boss Are liberalism and socialism incompatible? The argument explained AQA Edexcel OCR
Global politics: Is the European Union a failed project? Rowena Hammal Consider both sides of the debate and work out your own answers AQA Edexcel OCR
Extension: Further reading Rowena Hammal Further reading suggestions for students who want to develop their understanding of the subject AQA Edexcel OCR
Volume 23, Number 2, November 2013
Extension: Further reading Rowena Hammal Further reading suggestions for students who want to develop their understanding of the subject AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Global politics: Terrorism — a recent history Jonathan Carr You can use this article to boost your knowledge AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Political ideologies: Socialism — case studies Rowena Hammal You can use these case studies alongside the article on p. 24 of this issue to boost your knowledge AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Politics at uni: A student's perspective on the Oxbridge interview Anna Bazley Useful advice on what to expect at a university interview AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Revision: UK electoral systems Rowena Hammal You can use this PowerPoint alongside the article on p. 30 of this issue to expand your knowledge AQA, Edexcel, OCR
UK politics: Parliament — a guide to its traditions Rowena Hammal An article to further your understanding of the UK Parliament AQA, Edexcel, OCR
US politics: The US Supreme Court — bastion of conservatism or beacon of liberalism? Simon Lemieux You can use this article to further your understanding of the US Supreme Court AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Volume 23, Number 1, September 2013
Activity: Current divisions within the Conservative Party Rowena Hammal You can use this activity in conjunction with the article on p. 8 of this issue to improve your understanding AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Global politics: Spotlight on Syria Hywel Jones You can use this article to expand your knowledge AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Political ideologies: Femen — a new form of feminism? Clare Stansfield Find out about the aims and activities of the Femen movement AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Politics at uni: How to write a personal statement for politics Rowena Hammal Useful guidance on how to write a personal statement AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Revision: US political parties — what’s the difference? Rowena Hammal You can use this PowerPoint alongside the article on p. 18 of this issue to boost your knowledge AQA, Edexcel, OCR
UK update: The 2013 local elections and the rise of UKIP Rowena Hammal You can use this update to further your understanding AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Useful links Rowena Hammal Here are some useful weblinks AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Volume 22, Number 4, April 2013
Extension: general elections and by-elections Ian Richards You can use this material to further your understanding and aid your revision of this topic AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Global politics: The Arab Spring Owen Moelwyn-Hughes You will find this article and activities useful if you are studying Edexcel A2 global politics Edexcel
Extension: House of Lords reform Caroline Gill You can use this material alongside the article on p. 18 of this issue to expand your knowledge AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Extension: UK think tanks Paul Jeater You can use this piece alongside the article on p. 24 of this issue to improve your knowledge AQA, Edexcel, OCR
Political ideologies: Modern liberalism Clare Stansfield You can use this material to further your understanding of the article on p. 29 of this issue AQA, Edexcel, OCR
UK update: Can UKIP win seats under FPTP? Paul Jeater You can use this material to further your understanding of this issue AQA, Edexcel, OCR
UK update: Elections bonanza Ian Richards You can use this article on the November 2012 elections to improve your knowledge AQA, Edexcel, OCR
US politics: An assessment of Obama's first term James Simpson You can use this piece alongside the article on p. 8 of this issue to expand your knowledge AQA, Edexcel, OCR