#schoolsjustwannahavefunds Tonight I met parents, teachers and support workers at B-Six College who are planning to resist & reverse more than £25 million of Tory cuts in Hackney.
Upcoming anti school cuts dates in Hackney:
9 May - Inclusion team strike, 9am at the Learning Trust
18 May - Westminster protest 5pm opposite parliament
25 May - Debate at Stoke Newington School
26 May - Parents and Pupils Protest in local parks
Also until the election the Fair Funding For All Schools Hackney group will be meeting at Stoke Newinton School every Wednesday evening.
See https://www.facebook.com/FairFundingForAllSchoolsHackney/ for more information.
Apologies for picture/sound quality on this video.
We had a great campaign launch in Dalston with over 30 Green supporters in attendance. The key themes were resisting the Tories by pushing them into third place, and our key areas of differentiation from Labour including on Brexit and nuclear weapons.
I am delighted to be selected to stand in Hackney North and Stoke Newington, where I have lived all my life and to be selected alongside Dr Rebecca Johnson who is a brilliant expert on international peace and disarmament. So it was very appropriate for us to launch the campaign under the peace mural.
I am a life-long Hackney resident and went to school in a local primary