Locked out

Tara Paterson

In Florida, a person can be denied the right to vote if they have ever been convicted of a felony. Embarrassingly, I did not know this when I boarded a plane last week to go volunteer on Hillary Clinton’s campaign. The threat of Donald Trump’s candidacy had felt so acute in mid-September that I figured…


Hope against hate

Brian Ward

Can King’s vision overcome Trump’s vitriol? On November 13, 1967, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered an impromptu speech in Newcastle upon Tyne after receiving an honorary doctorate from Newcastle University. King challenged his British audience to join him in confronting the three great problems of his day: racism, poverty and war. Defeating those interlocking…

miramar hotel bournemouth

South West Regional Fabian Society Conference

Miramar Hotel, Bournemouth, BH1 3AL

Join us for the Fabian Society South West Regional Conference on the theme of ‘The Many Not the Few: Tackling Inequality in Labour’s Britain’. Tickets are priced at  £26 including coffee and light refreshments, full buffet lunch and afternoon tea...