Archive for category: Issues

Fighting for Camden

February 9, 2011 at 12:05 pm

Happy New Year to everyone! It’s been a while since I’ve posted here due to being insanely busy, but I have been keeping up my Tweets (Follow @tulipsiddiq)! Pick up today’s Evening Standard to see me fighting for Camden! If you missed the paper, you can read the article here: […]

 

Baroness Warsi; Pessimist or Optimist?

October 4, 2010 at 7:22 am

Just days after the new Labour leader Ed Milliband called for an optimistic approach to politics, Sayeeda Warsi sinks to negative mudslinging and the best example of pessimistic politics we could hope for. Pessimistic politics preaches that things can’t be better, and that things can’t change. This breed of politics […]

 
Yes We Care

Yes We Care

September 2, 2010 at 11:26 am

‘Oh they don’t care’ – a common claim made about young people. Apparently we’re all apathetic and disengaged from politics. Not true. A lot of us do care. The disconnect is not of young people from issues or from politics – if we take politics in the true sense of […]

 

Wanted: More women

August 23, 2010 at 9:59 am

The whole point of the Labour party is greater equality, so for women MPs the benchmark should not be other, lagging, parties, but ourselves. A great man once said that this was no time for a novice. Well some not-so-great women are now telling you that this is no time […]

 

Labour Leaders Chatter

August 20, 2010 at 1:06 pm

Recently I attended one of the many hustings for the next Labour leader. My initial thought was whether I was looking at Labour’s version of Westlife (plus one). My second thought was that I really want to attend the next family lunch at the Miliband household. (They only live in […]