This edition of the Fabian Review has a message from the Labour leader, Keir Starmer MP, on fighting for a better future. Faiza Shaheen, Fahmida Rahman and Meredith Whitten put forward their demands for combatting structural inequality. Plus, Vanesha Singh talks to shadow equalities minister Marsha de Cordova MP.
SANCHIA ALASIA: The left must become more inclusive to ensure racial equality stays high on the agenda, not only during Black History Month but for the months and years to come.
JERMAIN JACKMAN: This is the time for real change to tackle the racism embedded in our system.
INTERVIEW: Labour’s age-old values of compassion and cooperation can tackle the challenges ahead, Liam Byrne tells Kate Murray.
DEBORAH COLES: People in detention have been let down by the state during the pandemic.
LYNNE SEGAL AND JO LITTLER: We are in urgent need of a politics that puts care at its heart.