Demos is a think-tank focused on power andpolitics. Our unique approach challenges thetraditional, ‘ivory tower’ model of policymaking by giving a voice to people andcommunities. We work together with thegroups and individuals who are the focus ofour research, including them in citizens’ juries,deliberative workshops, focus groups andethnographic research. Through our highquality and socially responsible research,Demos has established itself as the leadingindependent think-tank in British politics.In 2012, our work is focused on fourprogrammes: Family and Society; PublicServices and Welfare; Violence and Extremism;and Citizens. Alongside and connected withour research programes, Demos has politicalprojects focused on the burning issues incurrent political thinking, including theProgressive Conservatism Project, the Centrefor London at Demos and Demos Collections,bringing together topical essays by leadingthinkers and commentators.Our work is driven by the goal of a societypopulated by free, capable, secure andpowerful citizens. Find out more atwww.demos.co.uk.