Economic forecasts are flawed but they should not be blindly dismissed as fake facts.
A look at the challenges of producing and consuming election polls.
... and is the NHS really comparable to a string quartet?
Crowd-based prediction markets have even been shown to outperform intelligence analysts.
What the main parties propose to do about immigration.
Promising to plant 100m trees a year is one thing; making them grow can be quite another.
Some ultra-marginals are at play, with a picture muddled by the collision of party loyalties and Brexit positions.
Instagram has become a major battleground for the attention of young voters.
The Labour Party has to convince voters in the north of England that privatisation is not the solution to NHS woes.
The US president, Donald Trump, has arrived in the UK for a summit of NATO leaders – but it's awkward timing for the British prime minister, Boris Johnson.
Here’s a rare chance to lever serious resources to transform society.
There is no denying that the shareholder model of business needs countering, but this doesn't mean IOFs are the best remedy.
People in the UK continue to die from alcohol while the government continues to cut funding for treatment services.
The BBC relies for too much of its analysis on one think tank in particular.
Like everyone else in this election, Nigel Farage has caught the spending bug, with a little help from a 'Brexit dividend'.
Investors in the private companies that Labour plans to nationalise are likely to seek compensation for their losses.
Research from around the world shows that UK leaders are actually better at putting their pledges into action when they win office than voters think.
It isn't just politicians: experts, business representatives, even academics quoted in the media are more likely to be male.
It’s not all about the cost of treatment – and this is something the next government will need to address.
The drive for popular and distinctive policies too often appears secondary to the challenge of proving the party’s relevance to the general public.