Archive for category: Diary

Front Page of Ham&High

Front Page of Ham&High

November 19, 2008 at 3:40 pm

I walked into my local newsagent today and the man who has been topping up my Oyster card for nearly two years greeted me with a huge smile. I was so shocked I almost dropped my ipod. Don’t get me wrong, I’m sure he’s a nice man, but in my […]

 
Obama Campaign – Some Highlights

Obama Campaign – Some Highlights

November 18, 2008 at 1:54 am

I know it’s been a while since I was in Ohio campaigning for the US President but since Obamamania is still very much prevalent, I think I might blog about some of the highlights of the trip. Come back because there’s more in store! We were initially assigned into groups […]

 
Bangladesh Seminar

Bangladesh Seminar

November 8, 2008 at 11:54 pm

I’m now in New York and I attended a seminar in the Marriot Hotel entitled ‘Election-08 and Restoring Democracy in Bangladesh’ which was organised by the America Bangladesh Community Development Initiative. My cousin Joy was the keynote speaker and he outlined his concerns about free and fair elections in Bangladesh […]

 
Washington DC

Washington DC

November 8, 2008 at 6:30 am

I will be putting up my photos from the Obama campaign soon but it’s just taking me a bit of time to trawl through all 500 of them! I’m currently in Washington DC visiting family and earlier today I took my little cousin to Toys “R” Us. (Yes- I’ll admit […]

 

Mid-week Update

October 15, 2008 at 6:57 pm

It’s been a busy week in the office as I’ve been helping my boss Harry Cohen MP prepare for his ten-minute rule bill. Harry rightly believes that sleepwalking as a defence against rape should be removed from the 2003 Sexual Offences Act. I’m glad to say that his speech went […]