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Prospect in the news: the case for a compulsory national civic service

With our new-look March issue hitting news-stands on Thursday, it's been a busy weekend for the authors of our next cover story, James Crabtree and Frank Field MP.

By Tom Chatfield  

With our new-look March issue hitting news-stands on Thursday, it’s been a busy weekend for the authors of our next cover story, James Crabtree and Frank Field MP. In their essay, Crabtree and Field look at the results of a YouGov/Prospect poll of over 2,000 adults, released today, which reveals that 64 per cent of British adults (and a majority of young people themselves) now support a compulsory national citizenship programme in which all 16 to 25 year olds would be required…

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