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Apsana Begum

Apsana Begum is the Labour member of parliament (MP) for Poplar and Limehouse.

Remembering Altab Ali

On this day, in 1978, garment worker Altab Ali was murdered in a racist attack in East London. Over four decades on, the struggle against racism continues, writes Apsana Begum MP.

Why I Opposed the Overseas Operations Bill

A war crime doesn’t stop being a war crime after five years. We should be holding our Armed Forces to the highest standards, not creating loopholes for atrocities – that’s why I voted against the Overseas Operations Bill.