The key aim of this APPG will be to provide evidence for the importance of political literacy education in promoting youth participation in democratic life. The ultimate goal of this APPG will be to ensure that all young people become politically literate by the time they finish their secondary education.
There is an urgent need for reform of political advertising. Three years after the referendum
2. London School of Economics and Political Science - written evidence
04/12/2018 - Inquiry: Disinformation and ‘fake news’ - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: and Political ScienceWritten evidence submitted by the London School of Economics and Political Science Tackling
3. 5th Report - Disinformation and 'fake news': Interim Report
29/07/2018 - Inquiry: Disinformation and ‘fake news’ - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: Cambridge Analytica, SCL and AIQ
4 Political campaigning
What is a political advert?
Electoral questions concerning
4. Electoral Registration and Administration Act 2013
01/02/2020 - Inquiry: Electoral Registration and Administration Act 2013 - Electoral Registration and Administration Act 2013 Committee
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Our work revolves around providing a Political Literacy course to secondary school students across
5. Amend the Online Harms Bill to take stronger action against misinformation
09/06/2021 - Petitions
Found: poses to political participation and trust. It needs concrete measures to boost media literacy skills to
1. Office of Communications: Chair
18/03/2021 - Lords Chamber
1: chair to be someone with a long record of extreme political partisanship, and who, as a newspaper editor, - Speech Link
2. Sound Reading System and Literacy
14/06/2018 - Commons Chamber
1: system and describe its promise for improving literacy. The sound reading system was developed in my - Speech Link
3. Digital Identification Protocol
20/05/2021 - Lords Chamber
1: equal digital opportunities, widespread digital literacy and strong digital security? For this to succeed - Speech Link
2: not accept the noble Lord’s assertion about the political complexion of recent appointments. All go through - Speech Link
4. Cairncross Review
06/02/2020 - Lords Chamber
1: journey with a diet of financial, entertainment, political and international news as readers made their way - Speech Link
2: life and death. We urgently need a national media literacy campaign, like that in Finland, and credible government - Speech Link
3: welcome the initiative to develop an online media literacy strategy and that the Government accept that social - Speech Link
5. Oral Answers to Questions
22/04/2021 - Commons Chamber
1: parliamentary group on political literacy, emphasises that political and media literacy go hand in hand. Considering - Speech Link
2: right. The commission has recently published political literacy resources to include a module on online campaigning - Speech Link
3: Decisions on whether to deploy such a mechanism are political and not for the commission. It has therefore made - Speech Link
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Simon Fell MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3000.
Public Enquiry Point:
Danielle Vaughan, Shout Out UK, 240 Portobello Road, London W11 1LL. Tel: 0203 643 8133
Shout Out UK acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.shoutoutuk.org/
No direct financial benefits are on record for the Political Literacy APPG