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Fresh thinking that provides the policies and ideas to help us move towards a Good Society

  • Click here to download our draft strategy and feed in your thoughts. Your feedback will shape what Compass does over the next years - get involved!    

  • Secure & Free (draft)

    Thursday, 15 October 2015

    As this is a draft publication out for consultation, please forgive the typos.

      Secure & Free - get involved in Compass's latest project.     Insecurity has become pervasive. It permeates the lives not just of the marginalised but also the reasonably well off. This paper identifies...

  • The Osborne Supremacy

    Tuesday, 06 October 2015

    Why progressives have to develop a hegemonic politics for the 21st century. 

  • Rethinking migration for a Good Society

    Tuesday, 29 September 2015

  • This is the fascinating story of Christian Wolmar's bid to become Labour's candidate for Mayor of London. It charts the highs and the lows, the strategic decisions and the people involved. It's a revealing piece that shines a light on what it's like to create a campaign from outside of the...

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How would a Good Society look and feel? And how do we move towards it? Read our blog, comment, share and get involved in the debate.

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

  • Railways for people and planet

    Thursday, 23 April 2015

    All On Board is a campaign for everyone who wants to make our railways work better

    We live in an amazing country full of wonderful people and incredible places.  It should be everyone’s right to get around it: to travel to and from our home or work, to see the people we love and all the...

  • Compass Taunton social

    Thursday, 19 November 2015

    Everyone is warmly invited to a last minute social of Compass Taunton this Thursday, 19th November from 7:30PM. It's a chance to meet and chat with other like-minded people and also decide on what subjects and campaigns the group will work on. 

    When: Thursday November 17th 2015,...

  • West London Compass and My Fair London, a campaigning organisation for equality in the capital, warmly invite you to their second joint meeting.

    They will discuss the general thrust of the paper  'Big Education, Learning in the 21st Century' with some thoughts by Prof Ken Spours, main author...

  • Electoral Reform Special Event - Tuesday 17 November 2015 - 7pm-9pm Birmingham

    First Past The Post allowed the Tories a majority government supported by only 24% of the electorate Since 1918 there's been 450 women MPs - that's fewer than the number of male MPs there are today The...

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    (Bilingual message, please scroll down for English) 

    Dyma groeso cynnes ichi ymuno â Compass am sgwrs ar:  

    ‘Wedi'r don o gefnogaeth i Corbyn: Beth nesaf ar gyfer ddemocratiaeth gymdeithasol?'


    Sgwrs gan yr Athro David Marquand,...

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