The coronavirus will change the world as we know it. Every nation has had to re-evaluate themselves and their priorities and when it is over, every nation’s standing in the world will be re-evaluated for them. None more so than Britain.
Leaving people without the means to meet their basic needs isn’t just a human tragedy during a global pandemic – it’s also a public health issue. It’s more important than ever that Labour stands against the hostile environment.
My column in South London Press on the Government’s continuation of the Hostile Environment.
Being an MP does not make us special. In reality, I am just another black person at work. I face racism and so do my colleagues.
From the Australian bush fires to killer heatwaves, floods and extreme weather – it couldn’t be clearer that we are in the midst of a climate emergency. Already, many of the world’s poorest people – who have done the least to cause this crisis – are being hit first...