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Why the Labour Party Needs Socialist Women
Labour Women Leading

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From protecting public services to fighting for affordable housing, from Corbynomics to defending our communities, Labour left women across the country are shaping and implementing a socialist agenda that works for the many and not the few. But how can we ensure the voices of socialist women are centred within the work of the Labour Party? And why does this matter? Join a panel organised by Labour Women Leading to discuss.


Emma Dent Coad MP
Politician // Labour Party

Labour MP for Kensington

Danielle Rowley MP
Politician // Labour Party

Labour MP for Midlothian

Jennifer Forbes
Political candidate

Labour Party Paliamentary candidate for Truro & Falmouth

Ann Henderson
Political candidate

Labour NEC and University of Edinburgh rector

Leah Levane
Politician // Jewish Voice for Labour

Jewish Voice for Labour co-chair and Hastings councillor

Dr Faiza Shaheen
Think Tank Director // CLASS

Dr Faiza Shaheen is an economist, activist, and Director of the Centre for Labour and Social Studies (CLASS) - and now the Labour Party Parliamentary candidate set to unseat Ian Duncan-Smith. In 2017, Faiza was named the Observer Rising Star for Campaigning, nominated as Asian Woman of the Year and featured in the Top 100 Influencers on the Left list.

Dawn Butler MP
Politician // Labour Party

Shadow Secretary of State for Women & Equalities and Labour MP for Brent Central