Sidney James Webb, 1st Baron Passfield (13 July 1859 – 13 October 1947) was a British socialist, economist, reformer and a co-founder of the London School of Economics. He was one of the early members of the Fabian Society in 1884, along with George Bernard Shaw (they joined three months after its inception). Along with his wife, Beatrice Webb, Annie Besant, Graham Wallas, Edward R. Pease, Hubert ... more »
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''The inevitability of gradualness cannot fail to be appreciated.''Sidney Webb (Lord Passfield, Or Baron Pass (1859-1947), British socialist. Speech, June 26, 1923, Labour Party Conference, London. The Labour Party on...