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    Respect to campaign to leave the EU

    George Galloway has announced that Respect will join the Grassroots Out campaign to leave the European Union. The Respect leader appeared as a ‘special guest’ alongside speakers from a number of political parties on Friday at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre in Westminster to put forward the ‘Lexit’ case for voting in favour of […]

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    Galloway to run for Mayor of London

        George Galloway has announced he is to run for Mayor of London in 2016.     He took to Twitter to announce the news to his nearly 250,000 followers. He has already highlighted housing as a key issue, saying that he can be a voice for those people who “feel that they are forgotten by the mainstream […]

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    Galloway goes to law to set aside election result

        George Galloway, who lost his seat in Bradford West to Labour’s Naz Shah, has begun the legal process to have the result of the election set aside and his opponent debarred.      “It has come to my notice that there has been widespread malpractice in this election,” he said, “particularly over postal voting. We are […]

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    Baptist church hustings breached Electoral Commission and churches’ guidelines

        An electoral hustings which excluded the Respect candidate breached both Electoral Commission and Churches Together guidelines and may result in the candidates who were allowed to appear having to bear the cost of the meeting. A complaint is also being made to both governing bodies.     Rob Hoveman, the Respect candidate for Thornton and Allerton, was […]

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    Galloway condemns callous government over Mediterranean deaths

        “This government has blood on its hands,” George Galloway said today. “In the last fortnight we have seen the reported deaths of over 1,300 migrants in the waters of the Mediterranean, in the last days up to 800 may have perished. There can be no doubt that if this ConDem coalition hadn’t pulled out of […]

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    Galloway reacts to Morrisons job losses

        Reacting to the news of 720 job losses at Morrisons in Bradford George Galloway said: “The previous chief executive was famous for casting a mist over herbs, the new one will be infamous for his savage casting of people onto the dole in one of the country’s unemployment blackspots. Why is it that the failure […]

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Galloway goes to law over leaders’ debates snub

    Time is running out for BBC and ITV to respond to a letter before action demanding that George Galloway and the Respect party are included in the televised leaders’ debates. The seven-day deadline expires on Friday.     “The letter asks in detail a series of questions about the criteria for appearing in these debates,” Galloway said. […]

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Galloway tables two EDMs on education in Bradford

    Bradford West MP George Galloway has this morning tabled two urgent Early Day Motions highlighting the ever-worsening education situation on Bradford.     It comes off the back of the news that Bradford’s GCSE results are the second-worst in the country. The MP has argued for the introduction of a ‘Bradford Challenge’, similar to the London Challenge, […]


Shiraz Peer announced as Respect candidate for Birmingham Hall Green

    We are very pleased to announce that Shiraz Peer will be the Respect Party candidate for the Birmingham Hall Green constituency at the general election on May 7th.     Shiraz is an immigration and human rights lawyer with offices in Birmingham and Watford and presents his own TV programme specialising in immigration issues on Ben TV. […]


Galloway calls for inquiry into Bradford education disaster

    Following news that Bradford has the second-worst GCSE results in the country George Galloway has called for a wide-ranging inquiry into the comprehensive education failures in the city and dropped plans to hold his own meeting.     “Education in Bradford isn’t getting better, it’s getting worse, and that’s barely possible, it’s scandalous and it certainly can’t […]


Galloway motion supports Bradford City appeal

    The decision by broadcasters not to show live Bradford City’s forthcoming FA Cup tie against Sunderland is disgraceful Bradford West MP George Galloway said today.     “I can only echo what City’s co-chair Mark Lawn said that this is a shocking decision which makes no commercial sense,” Galloway said. “City, according to Match of the Day […]