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A power of good

Claire Kober

While Brexiters talk of taking back control from Brussels, the real shift we need is from Westminster to mayors, first ministers and council leaders 2016 has seen some extraordinary events take place. A new prime minister and  government. Donald Trump becoming America’s president-elect. And UKIP electing a leader for the second time in three months….

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The problem of “English socialism”

Victor Anderson

There have been many calls over the last few weeks and months for Labour to rediscover patriotism and embrace the idea of a distinctively English – or possibly British – version of socialism, consistent with national identity. This is of course bound up with debates about Blue Labour and the Brexit referendum. However there are…

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A new programme for 2020

James Coldwell

Labour needs a bolder and more coherent economic message – with a commitment to fairness and transparency at its heart For Labour party members, the reasons to despair continue to mount up. Last year’s general election defeat and this summer’s vote to leave the European Union have left the party demoralised and bewildered. For an…