Political protest in Britain, 1985-2019

This is an archive of political protest events occurring in Britain from 1985-2019. The method used in collecting the data is available here.


Further discussion here: i-peel.org/homepage/protest

Publications arising from the dataset

Bailey, D.J. (2020) ‘Decade of dissent: how protest is shaking the UK and why it’s likely to continue’, The Conversation 3 January 2020.

Bailey, D.J., (2020) ‘Mapping anti-austerity discourse among social movements: populism, sloganeering, and/or realism?’, in G. Charalambous and G. Ioannou (eds.), Left Radicalism and Populism in Europe, (London, Routledge).

The online appendix for this chapter is available here.

Bailey, D.J. (2019) ‘Neither Brexit nor remain: disruptive solidarity initiatives
in a time of false promises and anti-democracy’, Contemporary Social Science, 14:2, 256-275

Bailey, D.J., 2016, ‘Hard Evidence: this is the Age of Dissent – and there’s much more to come’, The Conversation 11 January 2016.

Bailey, D.J., 2014, ‘Contending the crisis: What role for extra-parliamentary British politics?’, British Politics 9(1): 68-92.