Shelter have long advocated for a National Landlord Register to hold unscrupulous landlords to account. Private sector tenants should be able to know whether a
Activities and Campaigns
As the women in particular at the Serco Barts NHS strike have demonstrated — a woman’s place is in the politics struggle, in her union,
The Government uses the language of “protecting women”, but austerity and real-terms cuts to benefits and pensions has targeted those of us most at risk.
Delighted to welcome a delegation from UNITE HERE! in Parliament today from the USA. In 2020, employees at “Hollywood playground” Chateau Marmont were fired and
I’m proud to join more than 45 cross-party MPs in signing this letter to the DWP, supporting Scope’s call to introduce the right to request
Fantastic news that outsourced Barts SERCO workers secure landmark victory after 2 week strike as Barts NHS Trust confirms 1,800 staff employed by outsourcer Serco
Serco workers at Barts NHS Trust don’t need lectures on exercising pay restraint — they live with the impact of it everyday:
Serco’s record is littered by scandal and controversy. It’s no surprise that their workers at St Barts, Royal London and Whipps Cross hospitals continue to
Today on the Education Committee we are launching our new inquiry into the challenges facing children and young people from Gypsy, Roma and Traveller backgrounds.
Today in Parliament, I voted against an amendment to a Bill proposing to prevent pension administrators from pursuing ethical investment policies.
70 years ago today, political activists and students in Dhaka were killed whilst demanding official status for their mother tongue, Bangla. Earlier today I commemorated
My letter to the senior leadership team at Queen Mary University of London today urging a return to the negotiating table to prevent any further
Terrific student and staff solidarity at the QM UCU strike this afternoon.Poor working conditions and cuts in pensions means poor learning conditions. I hope Queen
I wonder whose side history will come down on in the end, those who challenge injustice and power or the perpetrators of injustice? My speech
Shameful to see punitive and aggressive action from some universities such as Queen Mary University of London, threatening to deduct staff pay by 100% of
The Covid-19 pandemic exposed long-standing health inequalities, showing how working across government departments is essential. But the government’s new Office of Health Inequalities and Disparities
Small businesses on Salmon Lane are being priced out of the community, with some facing rent increases of up to 76%. I’m supporting local traders
Today I visited students and teachers at Old Palace Primary School. I took questions about UK Parliament and discussed the inspiring political activism of the