Election 2017

image of Kate Osamor, Labour's Shadow Secretary of State for International Development

Opinion | Why you should vote Labour on June 8th | Kate Osamor

Since 2010, the Conservative Government – and the preceding Coalition Government they formed with the Liberal Democrats – have pursued a regressive ideology, with disastrous effects for the levels of poverty and inequality in our society. The past seven years of austerity have hit women of colour hard. The public sector, once a progressive career…