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Three Lions? The three ways Labour must win England

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There has been a welcome upsurge of interest in the challenges facing Labour in England, with the Fabian Society prominent in actively promoting the debate. More and more activists, councillors and MPs understand that Labour needs to have a focused appeal to England. As a new English Labour Network is launched this week – to…

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From the margins

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Many who have not engaged with politics before are now speaking out. We need to listen to them – Shaista Aziz The political landscape in Europe and the USA has sent more than a few journalists, political editors, and commentators into a frenzied tailspin over the past year. Many spent months predicting Brexit would never…

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Before diversity can flourish

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It is true enough that much of the electorate don’t recognise people like themselves in politics. They do not hear authentic voices that connect with their lived experience. Politicians talk incessantly about reflecting Britain better, but they remain blinkered to the exclusionary policy and practice that prohibits progress. This will only change with a renewed…