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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.

  • Organising Local, regional or national post-Brexit alliance building events This is just the first step - we are working on a more detailed organising toolkit and online platforms for discussion and organising. How Compass can help with your event: Speakers - please see below for a list...

  • Bus by Penny Pepper

    Sunday, 24 July 2016

    Bus by Penny Pepper http://www.pennypepper.co.uk On the bus Boris bus dirty bumpy horrid bus. There’s a trolley in the crip space – see the child, snotty faced – bullish buggy hellish mummy disposition far from sunny. On the bus double decker smelly shaky bony...

  • Simon Doubleday, Professor and Chair at Hofstra University, writes on what we can learn from Spain's Podemos movement in Brexit Britain today. The meltdown of the British political system in the wake of the June referendum offers an opportunity, unprecedented in our lifetimes, for political...

  • What Next? Progressive Politics in Post-Brexit Britain A Brighton & Hove Compass Get Together Report. July 2016  About Brighton & Hove Compass Compass is the home for everyone who wants to be part of and build a Good Society - working towards a much more equal, democratic and sustainable...

  • Video of an event put on the RSA Where now for civic engagement? In the wake of a shock referendum result, and a campaign that exposed deep social, economic and political divisions, it’s clear that we need a new approach to democratic engagement. Although the Labour party is experiencing...

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

  • Good London

    Friday, 01 April 2016

    Good London is a non-partisan Compass project funded by the Trust for London to start a conversation about the kind of city londoners want to live in as we head for elections in May and hold the next Mayor to account after the elections. Find out more below or check out our website for...

  • Book launch: The Alternative: towards a new progressive politics   You're warmly invited to the launch of a provocative new book 'The Alternative' on 25 August presents one of the biggest challenges to the left of British politics. Based on two premises - that working together with...

  • Following our post-Brexit alliance building event in London on July 5, we are delighted to announce a meeting in Liverpool to discuss what alliance building might look like, where next, and how we start building a politics that is not based tribal politics. If you missed the initial event,...

  • This event organised by Cllr Pippa Goldfinger in Frome is sold out, but there will be recordings of the speakers and discussion and follow-up meetings. The EU referendum has left many of us feeling directionless and hopeless. What does it mean for our country? How do we heal some of the huge...

  • Hanging together or hanging separately: Can the Left work together?   You're warmly invited to this event co-hosted by Social Liberal Forum and Compass to discuss one of the biggest challenges to the left of British politics - whether the left can work together? David Howarth (SLF...

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