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Comment | Lies, Damn Lies and Lobbying

5 years ago / 0 comments

When it comes to politics, I believe that the liberty to peacefully campaign and petition the government is integral to maintaining the  we value so much in our society. So naturally, I was appalled to hear of the current anti-lobbying bill the Liberal Democrat party are attempting to pass. This … Read More

Students lobby local MP on gay marriage

6 years ago / 0 comments

Whilst the majority of MPs voted in favour of equal marriage, nearly half of the Conservative Party and a handful of Labour and LibDem MPs failed to support the Bill, including local MP Greg Mulholland. Angered by his position, students from both Leeds and Leeds Met Universities braved blizzard conditions … Read More