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The value of staying in the EU

Stephany Griffith-Jones

It seems evident that the United Kingdom should stay as close as possible to the European Union. Indeed, my preferred option (like that of the now 52 per cent who said in a recent poll they preferred now to stay in the EU) is that the UK stays in the European Union, or at least…

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Book review: A whistleblower’s tale

Vassilis K Fouskas

Adults in the Room: My Battle with Europe’s Deep Establishment, Yanis Varoufakis, 2017, Bodley Head, £20 Yanis Varoufakis, a British-trained economist who taught for many years in Australia, Britain and Greece, was Greece’s finance minister for 162 days during Syriza’s first few months in office in 2015. His duties were anything but ordinary. With his…

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The Schulz factor

Charles Lees

Charles Lees assesses the prospects for Europe’s oldest social democratic party in the forthcoming election and beyond As we approach this September’s federal elections, the SPD’s prospects of unseating Angela Merkel’s grip on the Federal Chancellor’s office look increasingly bleak. After an initial surge of enthusiasm at the start of the year for the SPD…

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Public attitudes to the EU Referendum

Wednesday 20 April 2016 18.30 - 20.00 Grimond Room, Portcullis House, London, SW1A 2LW   [<a href="//storify.com/TheFabians/public-attitudes-to-the-eu-referendum" target="_blank">View the story "Public attitudes to the EU Referendum" on Storify</a>] ...

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‘Europe for us all’ conference: Manchester

Saturday 27 February 2016, 1pm-5pm | Manchester Art Gallery, Mosley Street, Manchester M2 3JL Keynote speaker: Andy Burnham MP, Shadow Home Secretary and Labour Member of Parliament for Leigh. The UK’s relationship with Europe has reached a turning-point. David Cameron’s...

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‘Europe for us all’ conference: Brighton

Saturday 19 March 2016, 13:00-17:00 | Brighthelm Centre, North Road, Brighton, East Sussex BN1 1YD The UK’s relationship with Europe has reached a turning-point. David Cameron’s renegotiation of Britain’s EU membership is drawing to a close. The in/out referendum...

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‘Europe for us all’ conference: Cardiff

Saturday 6 February 2016, 13:00-17:00 | Cardiff City Hall, Gorsedd Gardens Rd, Cardiff, CF10 3ND The UK’s relationship with Europe has reached a turning-point. David Cameron’s renegotiation of Britain’s EU membership is drawing to a close. The in/out referendum...

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Britain and Europe 2020

11 March 2015, 10am - 5pm | Edwardian I, St James's Court Hotel, 54 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6AF We are delighted to announce that Peter Mandelson, Labour peer and former European commissioner, and Pat McFadden MP, shadow minister for Europe, will...

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2013 Party Conference Roundtables

Our Party Conference roundtables are private invitation-only events. Attendance will be restricted to just 20 people in order to ensure a quality discussion. The events will also be held under the Chatham House Rule. Labour Party Conference All of...

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Fabian Summer Conference: Green Labour

Come and join the Fabian Society on July 6th at our Summer conference entitled Green Labour. We are delighted to announce that our morning keynote will be given by Will Hutton. Our Summer Conference will take place at the...