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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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