Politicians have the ability to do a lot of damage to the country if they get major decisions wrong. Despite that, calls to totally de-politicise areas of policy like Education or the NHS are both misguided and go against the trend for accountability and transparency. Here's why.
Digital technology will one day transform our democracy. "Digital Democracy" sounds like a fancy concept, but it isn't. All it means is the idea of engaging with our democratic institutions and holding our government to account through the power of the internet.