Japan’s Liberal Democratic Party has been returned to power with a surprisingly large majority – again. Their 70 years of near unbroken rule can thank a combination of pork-barrel strategy, rural voters, and the elderly. Is this good for democracy?
Politics is so often about the ‘what ifs’: What if President Trump had died of Covid-19, what if the UK had introduced a new voting system, or what if Corbyn had resigned in 2017? Such questions are answered in this acclaimed book which our Head of Research Sophia has reviewed.