is any of this important?
if you unpick politics, democracy, power ... it all
comes down to making decisions.
of the time, we elect politicians to make all the
little decisions on our behalf.
That's called 'representative democracy' (more
when it comes to elections - or a referendum, or even
just to ensuring that our politicians are doing the
right things on our behalf - we all need to make the
big decisions. And to make the big decisions, we need
to understand. We need to know the facts.
Talk Together has been working to ensure that you
have access to facts.
just made up facts. Not just out of date facts - the
sort which you might remember from school. Not just
something which you heard once.
Recently checked. Up to date.
news as it happens, all in a rush. Carefully researched,
carefully checked facts. Just for you!
in a format which makes it easy to learn them, and
easy to keep up to date into the future ... because
we are going to keep working with our Fact Checking
partners, to make sure that it all stays up to date.
can already register on the educational website we
are using to give you the facts - Quizlet - and you
will get reminders to keep your knowledge up to date.
Even if the numbers need updating!)