is Labour MP for Tottenham.
Poverty is a crime
Not all the South East is prosperous. There are only 34 more deprived areas than Thanet in the country. Thanet contains the fourth most deprived ward in the country. For example, in the ward of Newington a shameful 43% of children live in poverty.
The Perfect Storm - How A Carnival of Reaction is Turning the World Upside Down
We should be enraged that this has been allowed to happen, that the media have been allowed to move on, that Nigel Farage was allowed to say “We have done it …without a single bullet being fired” just a short week after Jo Cox’s murder, with barely a voice raised in criticism or condemnation.
The Grenfell Tower fire is corporate manslaughter
This is the richest borough in our country treating its citizens in this way and we should call it what it is. It is corporate manslaughter. And there should be arrests made.
The Consequences of Wealth Before Homes
The Grenfell Tower tragedy shows how little our institutions care for the lives of black or poor people, writes LIZ DAVIES
Brexit on the brink
Labour’s leadership is trying to keep both sides on board. Constructive ambiguity seems to have worked so far, but it’s a tricky act to keep up. It’s the political equivalent of riding two horses at once.