Archive for category: Campaigning

Vote Tulip Siddiq on June 8 2017!

Vote Tulip Siddiq on June 8 2017!

April 22, 2017 at 3:48 pm

The general election campaign is underway and I have been overwhelmed by the amazing support I have received in these first few days. So many local people, many of whom have never campaigned in an election before, have asked how they can support my efforts to be re-elected as the […]

 
General Election 2017 – I’m standing

General Election 2017 – I’m standing

April 19, 2017 at 9:09 pm

Following the prime minister’s decision to call an early general election, I am delighted to announce that I will be standing for re-election as the Member of Parliament for Hampstead and Kilburn. This area has been my home for over two decades and to represent it in Westminster has been […]

 
Nazanin – One Year in Detention

Nazanin – One Year in Detention

April 2, 2017 at 11:37 am

My constituent, Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, has been imprisoned in Iran for a year. Along with her husband, Richard, and countless others, I have called for her immediate release from the hell she has been forced to live over the past twelve months. Nazanin has been detained on secretive charges, and has […]

 
UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

March 23, 2017 at 11:44 am

I was pleased to take part in the debate on the international day for the elimination of racial discrimination. I spoke a number of times on issues relevant to the lives of Hampstead and Kilburn’s residents, exchanging views with my constituency neighbour Dawn Butler in the process. At the heart […]

 
International Women’s Day – VICE UK Event

International Women’s Day – VICE UK Event

March 9, 2017 at 11:50 am

In addition to my contributions in Parliament, I was pleased to mark International Women’s Day 2017 by joining a panel hosted by Vice UK. The event at the Picturehouse Central in Piccadilly saw the launch of ‘WOMAN,’ a revolutionary show about global womanhood and gender-based violence, to VICELAND (Vice’s TV […]