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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

'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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