James Sloam

James Sloam

James Sloam is Senior Lecturer and Co-Director of the Centre for European Politics at Royal Holloway

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Youth

Rejuvenation: Engaging young people in politics

James Sloam

It is often said that young people are disinterested or disengaged with politics in the UK. This is only partly true. The turnout of young people (18-24 year olds) has fallen significantly over recent decades to well under fifty percent in UK general elections. And the situation is likely to be made even worse with…