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05 Jan 2015
On 05/01/2015 Diane Abbott MP spoke in the chamber to decry Network Rail's delays at Kings Cross Railway Station.
05 Dec 2014
On the 5/12/2014 Diane Abbott MP secured an adjournment debate in the main chamber of the House of Commons to discuss the pressing issue of London's sustainable economic growth.
25 Nov 2014
As one of London’s longest serving MPs who has campaigned against racism and discrimination in all its forms her entire adult life, Diane Abbott MP gave a major speech about racism, Antisemitism, and Islamophobia at the School of Oriental and African Studies on 25th November 2014.
20 Nov 2014
On 20/11/2014 Diane Abbott MP spoke in the chamber to argue the case for greater devolved power to the UK's major cities and highlighted the example of London.
19 Nov 2014
Diane secured an adjournment debate in Westminster Hall on 18 November to discuss the topic of the London housing market, a pressing matter for all Londoners.
06 Nov 2014
On 06/11/2014 Diane Abbott MP spoke in the chamber to raise the issue of Ghoncheh Ghavami the British-Iranian woman currently detained in Iran for attending an all male volleyball match. Diane also spoke in more general terms going forward about the importance of strengthening diplomatic and economic ties with Iran.
03 Nov 2014
On 03/11/2014 Diane Abbott MP questioned Home Secretary Teresa May on the ability of the chair of the child abuse inquiry to compel the security services to supply relevant information and evidence.
30 Oct 2014
On 30/10/2014 Diane Abbott MP spoke in the chamber to voice her support for calls for a thorough review of UK Drugs Policy.
30 Oct 2014
On 30/10/2014 Diane Abbott MP spoke in the chamber to condemn the UK Government's decision to suspend support for migrant search and rescue operations in the Mediterranean.
22 Oct 2014
On 22/10/2014 Diane Abbott MP delivered a speech on growing inequality in London at the London School of Economics entitled London: A Tale of Two Cities. The speech was given as part of the school's public lecture series.
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