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Activities and Campaigns

Reasoned amendment on academic freedom

Higher education is rampant with casualisation and employers who sack staff because they don’t like their research. The Freedom of Speech Bill tabled by the

Newsletter 8 July

Welcome to my June/July newsletter!  In this issue you will find out what I’ve been doing to take:  (1) Action for Poplar and Limehouse  (2)

Supporting Tower Hamlets Unison

A year ago, I stood in solidarity at a virtual picket with local authority workers fighting against #FireAndRehire tactics. And I’m still standing in solidarity

Amendment to Police Crackdown Bill

I am supporting Bell Ribeiro-Addy MP New Clause 57 because the #PoliceCrackdownBill is an attack on the #BlackLivesMatter movement. It is an attack on the

PoplarHistoryWeek: Will Crooks

Great to be out at SPLASH’s event celebrating the life and contribution of former MP and Poplar mayor Will Crooks, 100 years after his death.Here

Message to striking SERCO workers

A clip of my statement supporting striking SERCO catering workers & members of Unite the union at the Royal London hospital, after irregular shifts were

Early Day Motion on child poverty

I am a top signatory of a parliamentary motion tabled by Rebecca Long Bailey regarding new End Child Poverty data that shows a sharp rise