While Westminster descends further into chaos, narcissism and acrimony the people must be heard. We only have this summer and autumn to force our way back into the conversation on Brexit
David LammyThe Brexit crisis won't be solved by 120,000 participants in a hard-right beauty pageant.
We can't just sit back and watch as a new leader tries to out-Brexit Nigel Farage.
Only the people can stop us making an historic mistake. We need a #PeoplesVote.
Boris Johnson was keen to mention his time as London mayor when he launched his official campaign to succeed Theresa May yesterday.
David LammyBoris Johnson's broken promises as London Mayor:
🚫Promised to end rough sleeping, but it rose by 130%.
🚫Announced 5,000 new police, but overall numbers fell.
🚫Missed his affordable housing target.
🚫Burned £43 million of public money on Garden Bridge.
Tariffs imposed under WTO rules would increase the price of everyday goods like butter, cheese and potatoes, analysis finds
David LammyShopping bills going up by £800 a year is enough to force thousands of struggling families on the edge into full-blown poverty.
No deal may be "no problem" for the super wealthy. But for the most vulnerable it is nothing less than a man-made disaster.
The Brexit Party MEP and long-time anti-LGBT-rights campaigner made the comment in a TV clash as she defended her support for "gay conversion"
David LammyAbsolutely poisonous. Bigots like Ann Widdecombe want to drag us back to the 19th century, throwing minorities out in the cold on the way. We must stand up to them before it is too late.
In 1993, the old Progressive Conservative Party of Canada betrayed the trust of the public so spectacularly that it lost its absolute majority and won only two seats in the Canadian House of Commons. The party never recovered and was forced to merge...
David LammyScrew the Conservative Party. Let's save the country from the economic, political and constitutional calamity of No Deal.
Our investigation reveals vast property reserves could have been used to avoid cut that saw unsafe cladding being added to the tower block.
David LammyGrenfell Tower residents were treated with a combination of disdain and indifference in the years running up to the fire that killed 72. Now it has been revealed the cost-cutting could have been avoided. This is a disgrace.
The UK's social safety net has been "deliberately removed", says a UN-commissioned report on the UK.
David LammyThe UK's social safety net has been "deliberately removed and replaced with a harsh and uncaring ethos", according to a UN report.
The "ideological" cuts to public services since the Tories took over have led to "tragic consequences".
Oxford and Cambridge are admitting record numbers of state school students, the elite universities will announce soon. Both are also set to introduce radical measures to try to boost access further...
David LammyIt looks like some progress is finally being made at Oxbridge. Whichever town you come from, and whatever your background, if you are bright and work hard you should have the chance to succeed.
The BBC has tracked the killings to uncover the stories of those who have lost their lives.
David Lammy100 lives lost to knife crime in 2019. It makes me feel sick that we have already reached this milestone and it is only the middle of May.
This is an emergency. How many more lives have to be wasted before it is treated as one?
Housing associations under fire for focus on commercial goals instead of social mission
David LammyHousing associations have a duty to help the homeless. Turning away those out of work or with poor credit ratings undermines their founding purpose. We cannot leave the vulnerable with nowhere to go.
Academy for the Judeo-Christian West is a 'gladiator school' to train the 'next generation of nationalist and populist leaders'
David LammyMany decent Conservatives across the country will be as horrified as the rest of us, but Tory links to the far right are undeniable. We need to stand up and defeat this populist politics of hate with a positive message of internationalism and hope.
Campaigners warn the situation is becoming the ‘new normal’ in parts of the country where more than half of youngsters are impoverished
David LammyBrexit is not only devastating in itself, it is an enormous distraction from the real crises of our time. Child poverty is an emergency that is getting worse. The government is doing nothing to fix it.