Promoting public understanding
of electoral democracy
McDougall is an independent charitable trust which promotes public understanding of electoral democracy. Its special interest is in elections and electoral systems, whether in government at local, national and international level, or in institutions - political parties, companies, trade unions, voluntary and community organisations.
Video of 9th December 2016 McDougall workshop now on YouTube. Areeq Chowdhury, Chief Executive of WebRoots Democracy and Jason Kitcat, Head of Public Affairs at Crunch debate the pros and cons of electronic voting
Workshop held Wednesday 9 November 2016 Is there a tension between Parliamentary Democracy and Referendums? Speaker: Nat le Roux, Strategy Director of the Constitution Society
Book Review by Ron Johnston: Paul Whiteley, Harold D. Clarke, David Sanders and Marianne C. Stewart, Affluence, Austerity and Electoral Change in Britain