In the third article for the Young Scottish Fabians' election takeover, Finn Smyth discusses the implications of the Scottish election for the Labour Party.
In the second article for the Young Scottish Fabians' election takeover, Milad Sherzad makes the case for Anas Sarwar to define the difference between Scottish Labour, the SNP, and Tory Unionism
In the first article for the Young Scottish Fabians' election takeover, Dominic McGinley discusses the state of political discourse in the Holyrood elections.
Guest contributor and Vice-President of the Young Fabians, Paul Richards, discusses what Fabianism means to him and how it inspires him as he campaigns to be the Labour & Co-operative candidate for Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner.
Panny Antoniou and Edward Buede-Fletcher advocate for a federal UK and English regional assemblies.
Callum McNeill makes the case for an English Parliament.
James Cleverley discusses the debate around an English Parliament.
Cameron Beavan-King and Chris Spencer make the case for municipal devolution and municipal socialism.
Chris Spencer introduces the Devolution and Local Government Network’s Blog Takeover.
Omid Miri discusses the importance of our national character and the politics of progress.
Lauren Davison discusses the myth of policing by consent and why the Left need to get serious about police reform.
Guest contributor Chavonne Brown discusses the implications of the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill for our democracy.
Will Barber Taylor discusses how the Young Fabians can and should work with universities to foster greater debate and exchange of ideas.
The Young Fabians Economy and Finance Network reflect on the Chancellor's March Budget.
John Carson makes the case that talk of disaffiliating from Labour might satisfy some Trade Union interests, but it would ultimately do more harm than good.
Jamie Dunkerley discusses the case for creating a crime of 'ecocide'.
Guest contributor Muhammad Daniyal writes about the impact of the pandemic on the Bar.
Panny Antoniou makes the case for men to join women in fighting the patriarchy and its harmful effects.
In the final of a two-part series ahead of the Criminal Justice Network's event on the persecution of Uighur Muslims, Charlie Harris discusses the action that must be taken to hold the Chinese Government accountable over its catastrophic human rights record.
Victoria Parrett shares her story as she reflects on the tragedy of Sarah Everard's murder and we need men to step up in the fight to end violence against women.
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Pablo John makes the case for regional 'First Ministers'.
In the first article of a two-part series ahead of the Criminal Justice Network's event on the persecution of Uighur Muslims, Charlie Harris discusses the international laws broken by the Chinese Government
Hasnain Khan makes the case for a National Care Service.
As part of our #IWD2021 blog series, Eleanor Bruce makes the case that climate finance is critical for gender equity around the world.
It’s Time We Hold Our Society and Culture to Account for Its Patriarchal Obsession With Women’s Bodies and Sexuality
As part of our #IWD2021 blog series, Laura Cunliffe-Hall examines the patriarchal objectification of women in popular culture and its implications for women.
As part of our #IWD2021 blog series, Marie Hill discusses the role of feminism in environmental politics and how women can play the leading role in steering the environmental movement on the right course.
As part of our #IWD2021 blog series, Ideja Bajra discusses the need to encourage and celebrate more women in STEM.
Amy Dwyer makes the case for students having been the group most let down by the government during this pandemic
Ben Murphy discusses the housing challenges students have faced during the pandemic.
Conrad Fallon discusses how the marketisation of education and precarious employment practices have impacted the teaching staff and students in universities during the pandemic.
Daniel Wood reflects upon moving to Manchester to study during the pandemic.
Beth Walker discusses the controversial post by the University of Manchester: "Don't see this as a lockdown, but as a retreat".
Jonny Winbow reflects on the impact of Covid-19 on the LGBTQIA+ community and what more needs to be done to support LGBTQIA+ young people at university.
Martin Penov discusses the unique challenges faced by international students during the pandemic with a particular focus upon those at the University of Manchester.
Amy Brennan discusses how the pandemic has impacted students, the response of universities, and reflects upon the #9k4what protests.
Priced Out: How the Postgraduate Funding System and Covid-19 Is the “Perfect” Storm for Postgrad Working Class Students
Luke MacGregor reflects upon what the pandemic has meant for working class students in postgraduate education.
Katherine Thirkettle discusses the impact of the pandemic on young people's mental health and what more needs to be done to address this crisis.
John Morgan and Albie Mills discuss the task facing the new Scottish Labour Leader ahead of the results of the election this weekend.
Jatinder Hayre discusses the impact of the pandemic on women's reproductive rights and health inequalities.
In response to the formation of an APPG on Political Literacy, Robert Lennox discusses why it is crucial for political literacy to be taught in schools.
In the second article of a two-part series, Sam Dalton discusses some of the ways we can better empower young people and engage them in our political system.
In the first article of a two-part series, Sam Dalton discusses the stark generational imbalance inherent within our political system and why it matters.
Victory! – What Does the UK Supreme Court’s Historic Verdict on Uber Drivers Mean for Workers’ Rights?
In the second article of the Law Network's ongoing Blog Series, Thomas Fawns discusses the significance of the UK Supreme Court's recent unanimous ruling that Uber drivers are workers.
Avery Warner discusses how the current system for transgender and non-binary people seeking to medically transition is harmful and not fit for purpose.
Telemedical Early Abortion Gives Service Users Privacy and Safer Access – Tell the Home Office It Needs to Become Permanent
In the first article of the Law Network's ongoing Blog Series, Charlotte Kelly discusses the significance of the Home Office's consultation: 'Home use of both pills for early medical abortion'.
Gautam Kambhampati makes the case that free trade is only good if it's coupled with free movement and discusses those countries outside of Europe that are the UK's natural allies.
Tom Hunter interviews a third year medical student about her experiences of the pandemic.
Funmi Oduniyi discusses the dangers of tribalism in politics and how we can and must end it.
Tom Talbot offers an insider's view of the impact of Covid-19 on the hospitality sector.
Katherine Roddy reflects on working as a teacher during the pandemic and what the crisis has meant for our education system.
Daniel Harrison makes the case for the Labour Party to learn from Jacinda Ardern and claim the future.
Pablo John discusses the impact of austerity on rural communities and how Labour can win rural Britain back
Covid Stories From the Frontline: Interview with Pauline Nandoo, Director of Southwark Day Centre for Asylum Seekers (SDCAS).
Alice Arkwright interviews Pauline Nandoo Director of Southwark Day Centre for Asylum Seekers (SDCAS) about what the pandemic has meant for the challenges faced by refugees and asylum seekers, and how SDCAS has responded during the crisis.
Matthew Oulton discusses why Labour need to make tackling regional inequality a priority in order to reclaim the heartlands.
Chris Wongsosaputro and Amarvir Singh-Bal on Being Elected Co-Chairs of the YF Economy and Finance Network
Chris Wongsosaputro and Amarvir Singh-Bal, newly elected Co-Chairs of the Young Fabians Economy and Finance Network, outline their vision for the network in 2021.
Amy Dwyer makes the case for prioritising mental health education within the curriculum.
Lauren Davison makes the case for why prisoners should be prioritised for the COVID vaccine and why we need more evidenced-based discourse on the subject.
Charlie Harris discusses the crisis facing Crown Courts as a result of COVID-19 and the effects this is having on the judicial system.
Anita Paradzayi talks to Sandra Jongwe about her experiences of working as a nurse on the frontline of the NHS's Coronavirus response, as well as the impact of the virus on her personal and professional life.
Dual Connections: A Response to the Fabian Pamphlet “Building Bridges – Lessons From Bassetlaw for the Country” From the West Midlands
Benedict Churchus discusses the lessons in Sally Gimson's recent pamphlet and how to win back seats in the West Midlands.
Read about how community wealth building could be the key to creating a fairer West Midlands.
Cameron Beavan-King discusses how Labour should learn from Birmingham's 'Civic Gospel'.
Nathan Hodson discusses how Fabianism is key to designing the policies and achieving the change the West Midlands needs.
George Richmond and Tina Bhartwas reflect on the need for rural affairs to be at the heart of the New Leadership's priorities, ahead of their event on 'Revitalising Labour's Rural Policy' at the New Year's Conference.
Nathan Hodson reflects on being a junior doctor in mental health during the pandemic, the challenges for junior doctors on the frontline, and what covid-19 has meant for workforce morale.
Jude Wilkinson reflects on the limits of 'free speech' and 'cancel culture'.
Jack Clayton discusses the government's handling of the pandemic and the dangers of Johnson's indecision.
Matthew Oulton discusses why Labour need to regain economic credibility in order to challenge the Conservatives in 2024.
Hannah Fuchs and Panny Antoniou, newly elected Co-Chairs of the Young Fabians International Network, outline their vision for the network in 2021.
Amy Dwyer makes the case for introducing a measure of student wellbeing and mental health in league tables.
Muhammad Daniyal discusses the possibility of a third national lockdown.
Chair of the Young Fabians, Mark Whittaker, reflects on 2020 and makes the case for collectively building a better world in 2021.
Shohaib Ali makes the case for Labour to lead the national debate on public health.
Hannah Fuchs discusses what innovative solutions the Government should seek to implement to tackle fast fashion.
Stephen Naulls discusses the effects of social media on mental health and the actions we need to see from policymakers to tackle this.
Daniel Monaghan considers economic policy during the pandemic, and makes the case for British businesses to move toward progressive ownership models.
Anti-Microbial Resistance: Another Big Reason Why Cuts to the Foreign Aid Budget Are a Terrible Idea
Conrad Fallon discusses how cuts to the foreign aid budget would negatively impact the global effort to prevent the spread of anti-microbial resistance.
Charlie Harris discusses the current role of the Human Rights Act and the potential ramifications of Conservative plans to 'update' the legislation.
Lauren Davison reflects on the publication of the shocking 2020 figures for drug-related deaths in Scotland, and why the solution rests with Scottish Labour.
Pablo John makes the case for Labour to seize the opportunity to support Proportional Representation.
A Plea on Vaccines: The Left Has to Prove It Has Learned From Brexit and Attempt to Educate, Not Alienate
Stephen Naulls discusses how the Left should seek to challenge opposition to vaccination.
Panny Antoniou reflects on the history of the Turkish occupation of Cyprus, and the implications for human rights.
George Fairhurst reflects on the anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and it's enduring significance.
Hannah Fuchs discusses the role of modern technologies in the conflict between Azerbaijan and Armenia, and what this means for the future of warfare.
Tiigrihüpe: Lessons From Estonia and Why the UK Government Needs to Approach the Digital Sector More Holistically
Benedict Churchus reflects on the lessons the UK can learn from Estonia's investment in national cyberinfrastructure and digital initiatives for its people.
The new Chair of the Fabian Society, Martin Edobor, highlights what Fabianism has achieved and makes the case for Fabian ideas to continue to be central to Keir Starmer's vision for a progressive future.
"As the incoming Young Fabians Exec, we pledge to bring people together, empower our members, diversify our society, make an impact, and build a strong foundation for the Young Fabians’ future."
Panny Antoniou discusses the need for greater cooperation between Britain and allies in the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue, and makes the case for expanding the narrow definition of 'national security' to include climate change and protecting human rights.
Oliver Quinn explores how the impact of a no-deal Brexit in the fishing sector would hurt the very communities that voted for leave on the basis of fishing.
Amy Dwyer discusses why Labour should make more of the Tories' hypocrisy on feminism and gender parity in Parliament, and makes the case for more women to #SignUpToStand for elected office.
Milo Barnett discusses the lack of disabled people in elected office and the barriers they face.
Rhiannon May Jenkins shares her experiences of being diagnosed with a chronic illness and how this has highlighted the inequalities in the healthcare system.
Lauren Davison discusses being diagnosed with Autism aged nearly 25, and highlights her campaign with Labour Doorstep to amplify the voices of neurodiverse activists.
Tom Talbot shares his experiences of education and the workplace, and makes the case for the need to discuss what disability access actually means.
Nicholas Trickett discusses the implicit Europhilia of critiques of American power and capitalism.
Find out more about the newly co-opted Outreach Officer and our continuing Content Producer for the Young Fabians 2020/21.
Cameron Beavan-King discusses the upcoming mayoral election in the West Midlands, the themes of Liam Byrne's campaign, and why it matters for Labour nationally.
Find out more about the newly elected Communications Officer and Member Development and Engagement Officer of the Young Fabians 2020/21.
Jude Wilkinson discusses consensus-building vs polarisation as two distinct methods of political change with regards to the climate crisis.
Laurence Hayward makes the case for Labour to reform its education policy to tackle the educational divide.
Find out more about the newly elected Anticipations Editor and Blog Editor of the Young Fabians 2020/21.
One Thing Labour Can’t Learn From Joe Biden’s Victory (And Why We Started A Regional Network for Young Fabians in the West Midlands)
Nathan Hodson introduces the new Young Fabians regional group for the West Midlands.
Find out more about the newly elected National Coordinator and Networks Coordinator of the Young Fabians 2020/21.
Marcus Storm discusses why we need to consider legal personalities for AI.
Gautam Kambhampati discusses our increasing dependence on machine learning models in policymaking.
Alex Walker discusses global innovations in digital democracy and how the Labour Party should learn from these developments.
Tariq Rashid discusses the need for the left to embrace the future of digital technology.
Tom Ascott discusses the politicisation of coronavirus and the dangers of disinformation online.
Jack Clayton discusses Joe Biden's potential foreign policy policies and ideas.
Find out more about the newly elected Safeguarding Officer and Women's Officer of the Young Fabians 2020/21.
Find out more about the newly elected Secretary and Treasurer of the Young Fabians 2020/21.
Daniel Ward discusses the conditions that led to Brexit make our northern towns ripe for proud environmentalism.
Find out more about the newly elected Chair and Vice-Chair of the Young Fabians 2020/21.
James Bartholomeusz discusses the Labour Party's action on antisemitism.
Matthew Oulton writes an analysis of the "Eat Out to Help Out" policy in retrospect.
Henry Raikes discusses the Irish-American lobby in the US Congress and the impact this might have on Brexit.
Amy Dwyer discusses the first Fabian Women Book Club, at which she served as chair.
Muhammad Daniyal discusses the importance of self-worth and caring for others.
Adrian Kreutz discusses the migration crisis and why States should not be able to exclude migrants so readily.
Euan Saunders discusses the innovative and widescale development of social housing in Europe and the rental regulations in Europe.
Megan Kenyon discusses the need for electoral reform .
Charlie Hirst discusses why it is vital that the Government develops a nutrition policy that targets the most vulnerable in society.
Laura Cunliffe-Hall discusses the importance of the language we use to describe women in politics, following on from a tumultuous weekend for the government.
Callum McFarlane discusses why the centre-ground is the key to understanding Labour's past and unlocking its future.
Paul Ritchie discusses why the UK must take the lead in acting to protect Uyghur rights in China.
Foreign Aid and Frappés: Why the Decision to Abolish the Department for International Development Is Misguided
Patrick Hall discusses the Government's decision to abolish the Department for International Development.
Daniel Esson discusses social democracy in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Amy Dwyer discusses the idea of a social license for businesses in order to encourage ethical practice.
Hollie Wickens discusses why Student Finance England is not fit for purpose, and how Covid-19 has exasperated its failings.
Join the Young Fabians on Tuesday 10 November at 7pm for a panel discussion on women's health.
Megan Kenyon speaks frankly about her experiences with Autism, and the consequences of late diagnosis of autism in girls.
Tobi Dada makes the case for reform of the Labour Party's current selection process, to allow a more diverse range of candidates.
Whatever the Outcome Is of the U.S Election, the Next Four Years May End the Myth of the Special Relationship
Jack Clayton discusses the myth of the special relationship between the UK and the USA.
In the fifth piece for the BHM blog takeover, Sasha Langeveldt ruminates over the future and following ones heart,
In the fifth article for the BHM blog take-over, Leon Alleyne-McLaughlin discusses his thoughts when Black History Month is countered with the question of a "White History Month".
In the fourth article for the BHM takeover, Amen Tesfay discusses the difference between the non-racist and the anti-racist.
In the third piece for the BHM blog takeover, Sasha Langeveldt shares poetry based on her experience of visiting homeless man on Christmas day.
In the second article for the BHM blog takeover, Sasha Langeveldt discusses the concept of freedom.
In the first article for the Black History Month blog takeover, Leon Alleyne-McLauglin discusses why the history cirriculum needs urgently reviewing and updating.
Henry Raikes provides an analysis of the Labour Party's future prospects.
Lily Russell-Jones discusses why international training graduates who have scarce opportunity to remain in the UK for work following graduation.
By Virtue Signalling on the Overseas Operation Bill, Keir Starmer Is Making a Historically Repeated Mistake
Pablo John discusses the Labour Party's contentious decision to whip for abstention votes on the Overseas Operations Bill.
How the Government’s Treatment of Greater Manchester Has Exacerbated the North-South Divide in the UK
Donya Jeyabalasingham discusses the standoff between Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham.
Oliver Harman discusses the types of jobs we should value and encourage in the Covid-19 recovery.