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About Elena Blackmore

Elena Blackmore is a researcher at the Public Interest Research Centre working on a number of projects centred on the role of values in society. Elena co-authored The Common Cause Handbook and Common Cause for Nature.

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Constitutional conventions: best practice

A General Election Framing Guide

It’s just seven days until the polling stations close. Depending on your constitution (and/or the most recent poll you have seen), you might feel we are living in exciting (or terrifying) politi...

Strivers and skivers? We’re all in this together

Could society be rebuilt around understanding and compassion instead of shame? The effects would be revolutionary. 

From tragedy to joy on the commons: culture change through democratic ownership

Democratic ownership doesn't just make society fairer, it brings out the best in all of us.

NHS-speak and the failure of care in England's hospitals

Is compassion being crowded out of the NHS by the language and values of consumer capitalism?

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