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Fabian Review – Summer 2008: Fabian Review - Summer 2008

This summer the Fabian Review exposes and explores Britain's class taboos.


  • Fabian Review – Summer 2008
  • By Tom Hampson
  • Published 1 June 2008

This summer the Fabian Review exposes and explores Britain’s class taboos.  This issue of the Fabian Review features exclusive interviews with David Blunkett and Professor David Cannadine, and a series of pioneering policy recommendations including Tom Hampson’s controversial work on class hate and the word “chav”.


In this issue of the Fabian Review:


Louise Bamfield asks some probing questions about class and equal opportunity.


Chris Leslie argues for bold new fair taxes.


Danny Dorling shows us how cash is king in modern Britain .


Sunder Katwala on what we can learn from the American elections


Peter Hyman writes on Ten Years of New Labour


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Tom Hampson

Tom Hampson is a partner at Soapbox. He formerly worked as editorial director for the Fabian Society.

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