Top news today: Ministerial reshuffle, Democracy2015, referendum
Author: Zoe Stavri
Published on Sep 05, 2012
Most of the news today focuses on the ministerial reshuffle. There’s also news about a newly-launched democracy initiative and further developments on the independence referendum.
ALL WHITE AND FEW WOMEN: CAMERON’S NEW CABINET - Following the reshuffle, concerns have been raised about equality of representation of women and people from minority ethnic groups. What do you think of the new-look government?
HOW YOU CAN BRING OUR AILING DEMOCRACY BACK TO LIFE - The founder of the Independent has launched a new political initiative called Democracy2015. Do you think this initiative is can bring about change?
SALMOND QUICKENS PACE ON INDEPENDENCE VOTE TO AVOID CONFLICT AND FURTHER DELAY - A deal on the Scottish independence referendum could be signed by early October. What do you think the referendum will look like?