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  • Compass member Charlie McCarthy writes on life in post-Brexit Britain... How do we begin to explain the EU Referendum vote of 23rd June? Well it’s a tall order and there have been forests cut down in an attempt by the mainstream media to understand the harm we have inflicted upon ourselves....

  • Time to Start Organising.

    Thursday, 30 June 2016

    This is a moment of great threat for our country and all of us living here. It is the job of progressives to come together and turn this threat into an opportunity; to figure out what we want our country to be and how we can get there. We can see more than ever that our political system is badly...

  • Journalist and previous Parliamentary candidate Polly Billington writes on Brexit Britain for the Compass blog. Twitter:  @thurrockpolly We are British. We are better than this. So you’re allowed to cry and moan a bit, but the time is gonna come very soon when it is time to buck...

  • In May West London Compass and My Fair London held a joint meeting on PR to explore whether the left could co-operate around electoral reform, and perhaps, then, broader issues.  Our speakers - Rob Telford of the Greens, Sarah Green a social liberal and chair of Ealing Lib Dems and Adam Klug of...

  • Where to start? Shock, bewilderment, sadness, anger. Not just because the country will now take the extraordinary step of walking its own plank to Brexit - but because of how divided our country, and its constituent countries, have become, and how impotent its political, democratic and party...

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Taking action where you are to make a Good Society a reality

  • Trident: Time to move on

    Monday, 13 April 2015

    TRIDENT: TIME TO MOVE ON

    Trident: Time To Move On - building a groundswell to stop the renewal of the UK's Trident missile system, scheduled for 2016. Read and sign the petition here.

    Click here to read our launch letter in the Guardian and here for an article by Daniel Boffey in the Observer...

  • Politics is in crisis and the repercussions from the result of the referendum are being felt socially, politically and economically. For many people, it feels like the country is being torn apart. If we want a politics and economy that puts all of us first, it's time to come together and...

  • You are invited to an event organised by Compass-in-Newham and Newham Fabians: the EU - in or out, with Brendan Chilton, Secretary of Labour Leave, and Robert Evans, former MEP. Each speaker is invited to talk for 15-20 minutes, leaving the rest of the evening free for questions and...

  • Compass are delighted to announce the launch of a huge piece of work on why we need a Universal Basic Income and how it could be introduced. Come and join the authors Howard Reed and Stewart Lansley, with Ursula Huws, Shadow Chancellor John Mcdonnell, Labour MP Jonnie Reynold and Baroness...

  • Designing Democracy for the 21st Century Saturday 4th June 2016, 10am-12pm. (Coffee and Croissants from 9.30am) Unitarian Church Hall, Meadrow, Godalming (park in Meadrow car park opposite the hall, postcode - GU7 3HY) All are welcome to join in the discussion! Neal is Chair of...

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