Tag Archives: Lutfur Rahman

Rabina Khan for Tower Hamlets Mayor!

Politics in Tower Hamlets is rarely dull.  No sooner does one election campaign end than another begins.  Following Richard Mawrey’s decision of 30th April, a new borough Mayor will be elected on 11th June.  Rabina Khan is standing as an … Continue reading

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48 hours to restore hope, unity and democracy in Tower Hamlets

Thursday’s election isn’t about me, it’s about us and the future of our community and country.  Locally, we’re seeing an unprecedented attack on local democracy.  Nationally,  the mainstream parties have taken us to a boring political stalemate.  In 48 hours … Continue reading

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Tower Hamlets Strikes Back!

The following are my own opinions, posted on my personal blog. I am not writing on behalf of Left Unity or TUSC, the two organisations I’m representing in the general election. Anger and resentment are rising in Tower Hamlets following … Continue reading

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Statement on the outcome of the Election Court

The following are my own opinions, posted on my personal blog. I am not writing on behalf of Left Unity or TUSC, the two organisations I’m representing in the general election. Today’s outcome was a judicial political assassination. I sat … Continue reading

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Lutfur Rahman revisited

When I wrote about Lutfur Rahman in April I had lots of ‘hits’.  This made me a bit grumpy because it suggested that more people are interested in the small world of Tower Hamlets politics than the much bigger issue of housing.  … Continue reading

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