Our History

Common Wealth Manifesto, 1943

The Common Wealth Party was a Christian socialist political party founded in July 1942, by the alliance of two left wing groups: the 1941 Committee, supported...

Harold Laski: Reflections on the Revolution in Our Time (1943)

Harold Laski was professor of Politics at the London School of Economics from 1926, having held a number of academic positions in the US...

Evan Durbin: The Politics of Democratic Socialism (1940)

Evan Durbin studied economics at University College, Oxford under Hugh Gaitskell. He was a lecturer in economics at the LSE from 1930 to 1945....

Douglas Jay: The Socialist Case (1937)

Douglas Jay was an economist and Labour minister. Educated at Winchester and Oxford, he was first a financial journalist at The Times and a...