Firstly it is necessary to define what a new politics might look like. Is it desirable and is it possible? I have deliberately made this about political economy, an older and to my mind more serviceable term. The economy is where a lot of power gets created and used, it impacts on all of us so what is part of economics is part of politics. 

In Part 1 and 2 I develop the case for HoPE from first principles. In broad terms it is this;