Webb, Sidney (1st Baron Passfield) - from United Kingdom

ID: 238404
Organization: FAB
Country of meeting: GBR in the year 1912-1913

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, who like George Bernard Shaw joined three months after its inception. Along with his wife Beatrice Webb, Annie Besant, Graham Wallas, Edward R. Pease, Hubert Bland, and Sydney Olivier, Shaw and Webb turned the Fabian Society into the pre-eminent political-intellectual society in Edwardian England. He wrote the original, pro-nationalisation Clause IV for the British Labour Party.

Decorations: OM, PC


Activities in the Orangization:
Executive Committee 1913-1914