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                      Speech

                      23 January 2020

                      László Andor's address to the Fabian Society

                      At the FEPS-Fabian New Year Conference, László Andor shared his thoughts on UK-EU relations and the future of social democracy in Europe.

                      Continue reading Elections / Brexit / Democracy

                      PROTECTING PUPILS

                      28 January 2020

                      JESSICA BOWERMAN: We should be cautious of police presence in schools.

                      Continue reading Education / Class / Security

                      THE LABOUR LEADERSHIP ELECTION AND THE FABIANS

                      15 January 2020

                      All you need to know about the leadership election and the Fabian Society

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                      The Fabian Review

                      Winter 2019, Volume 131 - No.4

                      This edition of the Fabian Review features post-election analysis from Andy Price, Eloise Todd, Paula Surridge, Shaista Aziz, Florence Eshalomi MP, Wes Streeting MP, Lara McNeill, Miatta Fahnbulleh, and Frances Ryan.

                      Also in this issue: Jessie Joe Jacobs on winning back working-class northern voters, Charles Clarke calls out fantasy election wishlists and Rayhan Haque looks at how we might move towards a four-day working week.

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                      Opinion

                      Keeping the peace

                      24 January 2020

                      JAMES REYNOLDS: South Sudan is the world’s youngest nation – but to move forward, it needs support.

                      Continue reading Foreign policy / Human rights / International relations
                      Opinion

                      Listen to their voices

                      13 January 2020

                      PREET KAUR GILL MP: Young people are being failed by our mental health services. We need to involve them in making things better.

                      Continue reading Disability / Health / Public Services
                      Opinion

                      Working it out

                      10 January 2020

                      RAYHAN HAQUE: A four-day working week was one of the ideas which grabbed the headlines in the election campaign. Could it really become a reality?

                      Continue reading Economy / Work / Elections
                      Opinion

                      Losing sides

                      8 January 2020

                      CHRIS CLARKE: Labour needs to embrace both internationalism and patriotism if it is to rebuild after electoral disaster.

                      Continue reading Labour party / Brexit / Elections
                      Opinion

                      Democracy on the line

                      8 January 2020

                      AREEQ CHOWDHURY: We must combat disinformation with a civil internet tax.

                      Continue reading Democracy / Internet / Technology
                      Opinion

                      The big divide

                      6 January 2020

                      DAVID SWIFT: Voters in post-industrial towns are disadvantaged in a way that those in big cities are not.

                      Continue reading Elections / Class / Inequality / Rural

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                      Where next?

                      Reforming social security over the next 10 years

                      A revolution in social security is needed after the general election including a 1-year emergency plan and a 10-year blueprint for reform, according to a new Fabian Society report published after 9 months of consultation.

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                      People not problems

                      Politicians respond to five experiences of severe and multiple disadvantage

                      People not Problems?sets out the real-life challenges of those facing severe and multiple disadvantage and asks policymakers to respond.

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                      Everyday Socialism

                      How to rebuild Britain

                      Good jobs, responsible employers and prosperous communities are?the foundation of a thriving economy. How can we ensure that they?are?available to everyone, no matter where they live?

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                      Beyond affordability

                      What tenants want from rent controls

                      New Fabian Society research reveals that renters’ support for rent controls is motivated by more than just saving money, with the results suggesting private renters want rent regulation to tackle insecurity and unfair treatment.

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                      Progressive federalism

                      A different way of looking at the UK

                      A new Fabian Society report argues?progressive federalism is better than independence for Scotland.

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                      Capital gains

                      A global city in a changing world

                      Capital Gains?presents proposals to Sadiq Khan for his second term as London mayor.

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                      People Power

                      Building an industrial strategy with workers at its heart

                      The Changing Work Centre, a joint initiative from the Fabian Society and Community, has today launched a new report which calls for a new focus on workers at the heart of industrial strategy.

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                      Summer 2019

                      Fabian Review

                      This edition of the Fabian Review explores ideas on greening Labour with contributions from Ed Miliband MP, Sue Hayman MP, and Nadia Whittome plus Kate Murray talks to Yvette Cooper MP.?

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                      Getting Organised

                      Low-paid self-employment and trade unions

                      Trade unions need to better represent the UK’s 4 million self-employed workers, according to a new report by the Fabian Society.

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