Reference: Issue of the Month

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  • Voting reform

    Nick Clegg has announced a radical series of measures to overhaul Britain's voting system.

  • Vote 2011 reactions

    Party leaders are giving their initial verdicts after an eventful night at counts up and down the country.

  • Violence in Egypt

    The movement to expel Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak endured its most violent day yesterday, as pro- and anti-Mubarak groups clashed in the streets.

  • VAT rise

    The rise in VAT has dominated the first political exchanges of the year.

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  • The Podcast

    The Podcast - the Five Star Movement editor Ian Dunt is joined by Italian freelance journalist Francesco Zaffarano and Miriam Sorace, LSE fellow in EU Politics at the European Institute, to discuss the Italian Five Star Movement (Movimento Cinque Stelle) and how the populist party came to be.