The centre-left has had a torrid year, particularly in Europe, but there are glimmers of hope on the horizon and hope for it to regroup.
For the third time in a row, first past the post has delivered confusion rather than stability.
After monumental successes in the 2017 general election, the Scottish Conservative leader could be a real threat to Theresa May. Then again...
Faced with the prospect of constant online attack, why would anyone want to get into politics?
A rare find in an Exeter library helps explain why the local student vote switched from the Conservatives to Labour.
What drove young people to turnout in such high numbers to back Corbyn? And will they stick with him?
The unionists have pledged to back up the Conservative government in exchange for an extra £1 billion for Northern Ireland
Jeremy Corbyn was criticised for his unclear position on Brexit, but it may actually have been the smarter move.
Journalism is the first casualty as two UK newspapers with competing world views go to war.
Despite a reputation for cuddly kittens and listicles, the site has been hiring big names and is establishing itself as an influential voice in UK news.
Before the 2017 election, young voters were dismissed as lazy; now they've started voting in numbers, they're being stereotyped as naive.
Our whole system of political campaigning needs a reboot.
The Good Friday Agreement's UN treaty status means that any compromise of the rigorous impartiality it demands of the Government could be legally challenged
Steve Howell believes that broadcasting regulations to ensure balance and a mastery of social media allowed people to see the Labour leader as he really is.
The pollsters have had another bad year – and it may be because they were so worried about repeating the mistakes of 2015.
What happens behind the scenes when one party props up another's minority government.
The demise of the UK's tabloids has been exaggerated in the aftermath of the recent election.
If you are looking for an in-depth analysis of how the pre-election media campaign went for the two main parties, here is the data.
The gamble to open up party decisions to non-members may have helped Labour extend their base of active members and supporters.
Phone-in shows are among the only media options that give you the unfiltered views of the public.