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Executive elections & AGM

Andrew Harrop

Fabian Society executive elections: Call for nominations Nominations are now invited for: 10 executive committee places 3 local society places Honorary treasurer Welsh convenor Elections will be by postal ballot and electronic ballot of all full national members and local society members. Nominations should be in writing and individuals can nominate themselves. Local society nominations…

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Consent and public spending

Andrew Harrop

Exploring new models of taxation After the financial crisis, when tax revenues collapsed and public deficits soared, social democrats sought new ways of pursuing social justice which were less reliant on public spending. They rightly focused on the reform of markets, on tax justice and on expanding collectivist, non-market spaces outside the confines of the…

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Three Lions? The three ways Labour must win England

John Denham

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…