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Author: Tom Levitt

Tom Levitt is a former MP and served for seven years as chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on the Charity and Voluntary Sector.

If we want active citizens, we need to invest in the skills of citizenship

Citizenship’s a wonderful thing. The very word empowers; it places identity on a plane above being a mere consumer of goods and services, a statistic or a ‘subject’ whose will is subjugated to that of some higher rank. It’s also a collective concept – citizens together – which, being inclusive, confers dignity. But it’s also …

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