NHS Foundation Trusts – a democratic failure?

My article for Open Democracy (16 April 2014), about my research into the low levels of participation in NHS Foundation Trust elections. I recommended radical ways to improve democratic legitimacy.

Parking has become a political football

My article for Parking Review magazine (26 September 2013) about recent rhetoric heard from the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government about councils’ parking policies. I argue that criticism of councils is an attempt to divert attention from wider issues concerning the economy and public finances.