Paul Hilder is an expert on new politics and social change. He is a co-founder of Crowdpac, 38 Degrees and openDemocracy. He has played leadership roles at Change.org, Avaaz and Oxfam, and was a candidate for general secretary of Labour in 2011.
If Labour gets serious about a new politics, imagine the possibilities.
Today I am also launching a manifesto of ideas under the hashtag #GS4TheMany.
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Podemos, the SNP, the Green surge and even Ukip are all just part of the new politics, says Paul Hilder.
Over the coming months and years, this new politics will shake the British establishment to its foundations. It has many faces but a common origin: the growing consensus that the status quo is broken.