Tough compromises are required to save the dream of a strong, free, and democratic Europe.
The assembly, which will meet for the first time in September, will involve a randomly-selected representative sample of Oxford citizens. It will help consider new carbon targets and additional measures to reduce emissions.
What Netanyahu's fifth election victory tells us about Israeli democracy
Political awareness does not automatically entitle you to the vote, argues Jordan Bernstein
The vice-chancellor criticised University staff for their "self-interest" and for being uninterested in university democracy
The former presidential candidate is popular not because he is a populist, but because he addresses the real economic and social issues voters care about
Le Pen has utterly reshaped the French political debate, and will undoubtedly play a central role in years to come, writes Jorge Lopez Llorente
James Lamming on the unscrupulous way to power in the 21st Century
Alex Oscroft questions the effectiveness of majoritarian democracy based on the events of 2016, whereas Toby Williams argues that the system has just been misused this year