Fresh thinking that provides the policies and ideas to help us move towards a Good Society
Why progressives have to develop a hegemonic politics for the 21st century.
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...
We are in the middle of a contested transition between the forces of the corporate led market and the emerging forces of organised, productive and knowledgeable citizens. This thinkpiece outlines four powerful examples of where new forms of democracy have been created experimenting with a...
The Conservative government is now committed to introducing some form of English votes for English laws as soon as possible. The
Labour Party and the wider progressive community have to react strategically. This paper discusses how developing localism and devolution, establishing a constitutional...
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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.
Seven conferences, six towns and ten meetings involving Compass, me and lots of Caroline Lucas.
September has been something of a whirlwind. Early in the month I had the honour of going to Frome, a market town in Somerset, which was the host of a Flat Pack Democracy event. 300 people came...
The best guide to politics in 2015 is a magazine that published its final issue more than two decades agoA selection of Marxism Today’s greatest covers. Composite: Amiel Melburn Trust
In May 1988, a group of around 20 writers and academics spent a weekend at Wortley Hall, a country...
Jeremy Corbyn’s stunning victory was born from a cry of protest against neoliberal austerity and the bland centrism of our Party since the New Labour era.
But protest alone won’t win the next election. As Opposition Leader, Jeremy also has to become Labour’s Proposition Leader with a...
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Taking action where you are to make a Good Society a reality
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...
Movement Building! with Guardian writer Zoe Williams, 7 October, 7pm-9pm, Impact Hub Birmingham, 58 Oxford St, Birmingham B5 5NY
Zoe Williams is an acclaimed Guardian columnist and political commentator whose latest book - Get it Together: why we deserve better politics - is "a...
Everyone is warmly invited to join a discussion organised by Compass Newham & the Newham Fabians with
Chaired by Julianne Marriott
- Jeremy Fraser - former leader of Southwark Council
- David Robinson - Co-author of Changing London
- Tessa Jowell - Former Olympics Minister
- Robert Hanley -...
Joint gathering of the West London branches of
MY FAIR LONDON AND COMPASS
Inequality in London - How Much, How it Hurts Us, What to do?
Speaker - Sean Baine, Chairperson the Equality Trust
Plus - Introduction to My Fair London and its “My Fair Council” campaign.
At this year's Labour Party conference we have a brilliant lineup of progressive political voices to discuss how we can build alliances for a new economy that works for people and planet.
Neal Lawson, Compass (Chair)
Lisa Nandy MP
Caroline Lucas MP (Green Party)
George Keravan MP...
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