Democracy may have got it’s start in Athens over two thousand years ago, but it lasted less than two hundred. Click on the videos to find out how it happened, and what’s happened since.
If we’re all created equal, why’s the Queen in charge? And since we’re mammals, why do we behave like insects?
Peasants weren’t always poor. With the help of Parliament, 5,000 Enclosure Acts over 500 years robbed them of their ancestral lands: it was the crime of the millennium.
The first case of British democracy took place in the New Model Army, after the defeat of Charles I. It didn’t last.
After the revolutions in America and France, all the Chartists wanted was fair elections and the vote for all.
These brave women were the only people systematically tortured by the state in their fight for the right to party.
Welcome to Your Nightmare
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