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The latest news, analysis and opinion from the Fabian Society including highlights from the Fabian Review and web-exclusive commentary and insight.

A nation to be proud of again

23 January 2019

Deputy leader of the Labour party Tom Watson MP addressed the FEPS-Fabian New Year Conference: Brexit and Beyond.

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Populism at the crossroads

23 January 2019

Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry MP addressed the FEPS-Fabian New Year Conference: Brexit and Beyond.

Read more Brexit / European Union / Foreign policy / Labour party

Keir Starmer’s New Year Conference 2019 Keynote Speech

23 January 2019

Shadow Brexit secretary Keir Starmer MP addressed the FEPS-Fabian New Year Conference: Brexit and Beyond.

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Tricks of the trade

23 January 2019

NICK DEARDEN: We need to challenge the way we trade.

Read more Democracy / Economy / International relations / Trade

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Positive vision

22 January 2019

LIZ KENDALL MP: Social democrats are too often defined by what they are against rather than what they are for.

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Building resilience

21 January 2019

ROBIN HARVEY: To reduce the UK’s vulnerability to fake news stories, serious democratic reform is needed.

Continue Reading Defence / Democracy / Foreign policy / International relations
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The transformation of work must support good mental health - Fabian Society report

21 January 2019

Job insecurity, prejudice and ignorance are driving Britain’s workplace mental health crisis, according to a new report from the Fabian Society.

Continue Reading Changing Work Centre / Disability / Employment / Trade unions / Work
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The transformation of work must support good mental health - Fabian Society report

21 January 2019

Job insecurity, prejudice and ignorance are driving Britain’s workplace mental health crisis, according to a new report from the Fabian Society.

Continue Reading Changing Work Centre / Disability / Employment / Trade unions / Work
Opinion

A Fabian future

16 January 2019

As Kate Green MP finished her time as Fabian chair, she shared her reflections on the challenges ahead.

Continue Reading Facing the Future / Labour party
Insight

New dimensions

14 January 2019

PAULA SURRIDGE: The old left-right divide means less and less as voters struggle to fit themselves into party boxes. If the centre-left is to revive, it must work within this new landscape.

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Minds at Work

Making mental health a priority in the changing world of work

Job insecurity, prejudice and ignorance are driving Britain’s workplace mental health crisis, according to a new report from the Fabian Society.

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Primary colours

The decline of arts education in primary schools and how it can be reversed

A new Fabian Society report Primary Colours reveals that two thirds (68%) of primary school teachers in England say there is less arts education now than in 2010, and half (49%) say the quality of what there is has got worse.

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Winter 2018

Fabian Review

This edition of the Fabian Review focuses on new ideas to renew the centre-left with Matthew Laza, Liz Kendall MP and Daniel Sleat plus Kate Murray talks to Lisa Nandy MP.

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A Warranted Response

Brexit, human rights and the European Arrest Warrant

A new Fabian Society report, published as Brexit negotiations reach a crunch point, calls for a new UK-EU extradition framework which ensures respect for human rights.

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The Fiscal Alternative

Public finance choices for the left

A new Fabian Society report, published ahead of the 2018 Budget, calls today for a comprehensive change in direction for UK fiscal policy.

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Growing up in the 2020s

Preparing children for the changes and challenges ahead

This report asks how children’s lives are changing and how politics should respond to make sure that young people in the next decade have good childhoods and are ready to lead fulfilling, productive adult lives.

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Beyond Brexit

The left's agenda for the UK and EU

The left must broaden the conversation so that it has a plan to tackle the social and economic drivers of Brexit, and a vision for a close working relationship with the EU.

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New Brooms

Ideas for reforming Westminster from Labour's 2017 intake

11 Labour MPs elected in 2017 have come together to propose a series of measures to reform parliament. New Brooms, edited by James Frith MP and published by the Fabian Society, puts the experiences and insights of these new MPs at the heart of the de...

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A Picture of Health

The NHS at 70 and its future

What does the NHS need to ensure it survives another 70 years and beyond? This report explores a comprehensive agenda for the future of the NHS looking at how it is funded, organised and reformed.
Edited by Jonathan Ashworth MP
July 2018

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