Archive for category: Causes

To Speak or Not to Speak: Would You Share a Panel With a Hate Preacher?

To Speak or Not to Speak: Would You Share a Panel With a Hate Preacher?

December 11, 2012 at 12:31 pm

I recently wrote an article for the Huffington Post about a panel I was asked to speak on. You can read the full article here and feel free to leave comments: To Speak or Not to Speak: Would You Share a Panel With a Hate Preacher?

 
Question Time with Councillor Siddiq

Question Time with Councillor Siddiq

December 6, 2012 at 12:21 pm

I really enjoyed answering questions from students at Parliament Hill, Haverstock and Swiss Cottage schools. Most of the questions concentrated on what I did in my role as a councillor and what I want to achieve through my role. I hope some of them will consider standing for council positions […]

 

Green Heroes Awards

November 1, 2012 at 3:31 pm

I am very proud that we won the Green Heroes partnership award, nominated by The Conservation Volunteers, who said about us ‘Their approach and support have been a great motivation and what we have collectively achieved has been an inspiration to everyone involved.’ Camden’s spot on the video is about […]

 

HS2

February 24, 2012 at 6:05 pm

I wrote to the Camden New Journal this week about my opposition to HS2. You can read my letter here http://www.camdennewjournal.com/letters/2012/feb/campaign-against-hs2. Well done for the excellent Comment (Rail project spells destruction for ordinary families, February 16). Over 216 homes in the area I represent will be demolished and a further […]

 

Here and Now

November 4, 2011 at 11:16 am

Here’s the letter I wrote to the local papers this week: Dear Editor I was delighted to speak at the ‘Here and Now’ archives launch last week. This exhibition was curated by the Bengali Workers’ Association with funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund. It’s a wonderful series of panels which […]