'Still at the Penny-Farthing Stage in a Jet-Propelled Era': Branch Life in 1950s Socialism
- Rewriting socialism. Platt, Steve // New Statesman & Society;11/11/94, Vol. 7 Issue 328, p20
Discusses the revision of Clause Four provisions of Great Britain's Labour Party constitution. Need to reflect socialist ideals; Transmission of party objectives; Efforts to coalesce the ideologies of the British Left. INSET: A new Clause Four..
- A-Z of the Left. Coward, Mat; Platt, Steve; May, Peter; Anderson, Paul; Burton, Sandra // New Statesman & Society;3/25/94, Vol. 7 Issue 295, p27
Presents an alphabetical listing of terminologies relating to British socialism. Guide to alienating people; Agenda for football games between comrades; Neil Kinnock; Politics of the Labour Party.
- THE DEATH OF A CLIENT: THE END OF THE ENGLISH HOUSING ESTATE. Hughes, Beth // San Rocco;Spring2016, Issue 12, p152
The article focuses on the groundwork and policy reform implemented by conservative politics with the attempt to distance the Labour party and the platform for effecting true social reform and obliterating the legacy of British social housing.
- Meet Blair, the libertarian socialist. Hain, Peter // New Statesman;03/12/99, Vol. 128 Issue 4427, p25
Scrutinizes the concept of libertarian socialism. Overview of socialism; Focus of libertarian socialism; How political scientists view the concept; Description of Third Way Labour government in Wales.
- The left and reciprocity. White, Stuart // Soundings (13626620);Winter2010, Issue 46, p18
The article focuses on the association between the British Labour party and reciprocity. It recalls that one issue dealt by the political party in its post-election discussion in 2010 is the need to make the value of reciprocity as the basis of social policy. Reciprocity is described as the...
- The slow death of Tory England. Worsthorne, Peregrine // New Statesman;6/25/2001, Vol. 130 Issue 4543, p29
Presents observations and comments about the demise of aristocracy as the ruling class of Great Britain. Role of the Labour Party; Basis of Great Britain's liberty; Comparison of the influence of capitalism and socialism on Britain's society.
- Bringing equality back in: the role of a think-tank. Katwala, Sunder // Benefits: The Journal of Poverty & Social Justice;Feb2009, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p57
The article ponders on the context of the equality and poverty debate at the end of the British Labour government's second term. It examines how far the arguments and recommendations of the report of the Fabian Commission on Life Chances and Child Poverty succeeded after publication in...
- A missed opportunity. Wallace, Paul // New Statesman;01/24/97, Vol. 126 Issue 4318, p23
Assesses the policy options of the British Labour government in trying to combat inequality. Education, a national minimum wage and the welfare-to-work commitment as three proposals; Extent of inequality in terms of income; Taxation.
- Backchat. // New Statesman & Society;10/16/92, Vol. 5 Issue 224, p47
Claims that having a British Labour Party leader of unbending principle is all very well, but the author still wishes John Smith could have been a socialist. Maastricht; Smith's first loyalty test; Smith's opposition to a plebiscite; What will make the present coalitions redundant.