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C Leston-Bandeira
Parliament and Public Engagement. Prof. of Politics. Co-Director; Parliamentary Affairs Co-Editor; Chair. Proud
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Constitution Unit 4h
This looks bad. Government using its control of the Commons agenda to manipulate debate on whether MPs can participate virtually in proceedings during the pandemic. Which is surely, if anything is, a matter that MPs themselves should be able properly and fairly to decide.
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Constitution Unit 4h
A reminder that the government has form on this. This open letter to Jacob Rees-Mogg was sent in June by a group of democracy experts including and
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Ruth Fox 5h
The Deputy Speaker has indicated that she can only call MPs who were present in the chamber when debate started. As no one was expecting debate now this means many MPs who might have wanted to take part in this debate won't be able to.
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PSA Teaching and Learning Network Nov 23
A fantastic article for , based on 's from a few weeks ago 👇👇👇
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C Leston-Bandeira Nov 23
Replying to @guvenator
I'm doing ok, thank you, v busy, as I'm sure you are. And yes, not having Tw on my phone has helped to bring down my anxiety and depressive thoughts. World is complicated enough, no need for Tw to make it worse;).
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C Leston-Bandeira Nov 23
Replying to @guvenator
Same here - only pop in here every so often now.
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C Leston-Bandeira Nov 22
Amazing clouds in East Yorkshire today.
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C Leston-Bandeira Nov 20
Replying to @trust_gov
Interesting, as most research shows trust in pa v similar to gov, more importantly, that it's dependent on gov performance (v der meer). Have you tested for fluctuations? whether trust in pa and in gov move in the same direction?
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C Leston-Bandeira Nov 20
Working on my UK Parliament lecture for next week, on Public Engagement, and reviewing the moment in 2012 - history in the making;) - love Gove's face when Chair announces 5,000 questions from public:
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C Leston-Bandeira Nov 20
My goodness, yes! A fab day it was😀! Quite a lot has happened since then...;)
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Elisabetta De Giorgi Nov 20
Nella puntata di questa settimana di abbiamo discusso insieme ad di processo legislativo e rapporti governo-parlamento in , in tempo di emergenza Se volete saperne di più, qui sotto trovate il 👇
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C Leston-Bandeira Nov 20
a great excuse to listen to some lovely Italian:).
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Centre for Democratic Engagement Nov 20
Please join us on Thursday 26th 3-4pm where will be giving a talk entitled 'Take the Streets or Take the Parliament? Political Participation Choices for Radical Left (Non-)voters'. More details and joining instructions here:
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Daniel Gover Nov 19
Article on hybrid Commons proceedings, by the chair of the Commons Procedure Committee.
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PSA Parliaments Nov 19
You missed the first panel of our virtual conference? Fear not, here is one of our excellent talks. See Meg Russell discuss the effects of COVID on See our other panels:
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Prof. Simone E. Buitendijk Nov 16
Those of us in a leadership position need to use the shared human capacity for empathy and develop an understanding of how to foster and grow it, across the whole institution.
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C Leston-Bandeira Nov 16
Good interview in with the Speaker, on his election anniversary - which feels like 5mn ago, how come it's been a year already?!? - anyway, v interesting for :
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C Leston-Bandeira Nov 16
Replying to @SelinaSeth
it's great, have recommended it again at my lecture, and have included a link to it in our online teaching platform. Thank you:).
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C Leston-Bandeira Nov 16
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C Leston-Bandeira Nov 16
A good one for this week's lecture and topic on representation with particular emphasis on constituency.
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