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  • Mark Perryman (editor of Corbynism From Below) argues that it’s a bottom up campaign that the opposition need to win.

    We can argue the case for and against tactical voting 'til the cows come home and vote. It happens, mainly of its own will, but as the central objective of oppositional...

  • We have woken up to the UK’s biggest democratic and political crisis of modern times. Our Government is not serving our Parliament. Our democracy is not serving us, the people.

    Yes, of course this has something to do with Boris Johnson and Dominic Cummings, but they are distractions...

  • Compass' assumptions: discussion

    Tuesday, 20 August 2019

    As progressives, our mission is to create a path out of our deep political and democratic crisis, built with meaningful hope.

    However, our progressive movement keeps failing to build from firm enough foundations, opting instead for shortcuts, so we end up addressing the symptoms and not the...

  • The long-term trend away from the two-party model has been exacerbated by Brexit. First-past-the-post voting still artificially inflates support for Labour and the Tories, but we clearly live in a multi-party system.

    Our new publication, Uncertain Terrain by Ken Spours, unpicks the current...

  • A Remain Alliance is not the same as a Progressive Alliance. That’s what we said when we were asked for our view on the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election and it’s what’s keeping us awake at night.

    Because of course, a snap general election handing extended power to a Johnson-led...

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