This Is Why I’m Supporting Andrea Leadsom To Be Our Next Prime Minister

As well as focusing on the domestic issues that trouble our great country today, and I believe we need someone who genuinely cares, who has compassion and understanding in order to tackle these issues. We need a decisive and compassionate Prime Minister to lead our country into a brighter future. Continue reading This Is Why I’m Supporting Andrea Leadsom To Be Our Next Prime Minister

Tackling The Classic ”It’s Because You’re a Girl” Comment

As a young girl in politics, I should be tackling the issue of women being so heavily under-represented in British politics. Instead I’m subjected to comments suggesting that my achievement is a result of my gender and that any attention I receive is derived from physical attraction rather than genuine interest in the work I do as a grassroots activist. Continue reading Tackling The Classic ”It’s Because You’re a Girl” Comment

Don’t Forget The Women of Northern Ireland

A “heartbeat” bill has been signed in Georgia in the United States to bring in a ban on abortion after six weeks, and Alabama has just past the most restrictive anti-abortion legislation since Roe v Wade. While social media has rightly been in uproar over this, people seem to have forgotten that abortion is illegal somewhere much closer to home. Continue reading Don’t Forget The Women of Northern Ireland

Young Leaders Like Greta Thurnberg Have Nothing to Lose – Ignore Them At Your Own Risk

The younger generations are often criticised for being apathetic, yet when they prove they are anything but, they receive derision from those same people. It is a familiar story of pushback against a generation who grew up in the financial crisis, who cannot afford to buy houses, who may never retire, and whose future is threatened by climate change. Continue reading Young Leaders Like Greta Thurnberg Have Nothing to Lose – Ignore Them At Your Own Risk