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From The Socialist newspaper, 14 September 2016
What We Saw
'For the Many' - invitation only? All irony is apparently lost on the Fabians (Click to enlarge)
The Fabian Society is an antiquated think-tank whose founding purpose was to achieve socialism by, er, slowing down class struggle. Seriously. Their symbol is a cross tortoise.
So perhaps it's no surprise that their Labour conference fringe meeting titled 'For the Many' is advertised as 'invitation only'.
Better still, the event's 'partner' organisation is Deloitte. That's right, the 'management consultancy' (staff cutting) and 'tax advice' (tax dodging) service group.
The Socialist can't even...
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In The Socialist 14 September 2016:
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Labour party needs democratic structures and socialist policies
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Westbourne Park bus dispute continues
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Library workers defeat Tory cuts
Thousands of Post Office workers to strike against job losses
Southern Rail dispute update
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Socialist Party youth and students
Why you should become a socialist student!
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Why I joined the Socialist Party
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Socialist readers' comments and reviews
Fighting fascism with motorbike stunts
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Socialist Party reports and campaigns
Labour loses byelection but Corbyn isn't the problem
Protest against closure of vital heart unit
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