Is it time for Labour to get behind moves to scrap the monarchy in favour of an elected head of state? Kenneth Morgan, who led a Fabian commission on the monarchy back in 2003, assesses the party’s attitudes past, present and future.
In this pamphlet, Kirsty McNeill and Roger Harding argue that we all have a role to play in denying the culture wars peddlers the fight they want. Instead of letting people distract or divide us, we should build a new solidarity strategy, with a positive offer for the future and a confident account of our history and identity.
MATT OULTON: Labour needs to stop ignoring social media.
BEN COOPER: As the UK City of Culture title passes to Coventry, there are lessons to be learnt from Hull’s experience.
DANA MILLS: We need to consider culture now more than ever.
New analysis from the Fabian Society reveals that centralised public funding of arts and culture is not working, by failing to treat areas consistently, and disproportionately favouring national institutions