Clearly Peter Cruddas isn’t the only one offering access for cash, but he’s been caught…you can use this example in an essay on political power… http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-17504798 Advertisements
A good article from the BBC today looking at the media influence on politics and which leaders are selected http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-17399310
A great link below. It’s American politics but it’s a terrific example for A2 2: political power. Has social media given “the people” more power to directly challenge elites? It seems like it… Read on… ** Can Limbaugh survive advertiser boycott? ** Rush Limbaugh’s repeated apologies to a female student over “slut” jibe has not … Continue reading
This is an example of instability on a global scale and is a useful example on a political power essay. How much say does the Greek PM really have with the Greek populace breathing down his neck on one side and the IMF, G20 nations and Eurozone countries on the other…(far too many organisations for … Continue reading
Theories of power A fairly detailed handout but a good overview of the theories (excluding feminism). Withheld in class as Haralambos & Holborn was enough to contend with at first!!