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Adam Peggs

Labour and Momentum activist in Hackney

Activist and blogger on all things political

Political Parties Have Been Too Timid On Educational Inequality

Labour's growing lead in the polls and the election upset this June, means that the party's approach to fixing education in Britain is of vital importance - given the Tories could be out of power within 12 months. Because of this it is essential that people are demanding an approach to education that is bold, reforming and goes beyond just addressing the funding crisis in British schools.
11/09/2017 15:13 BST

Why I'm Knocking On Doors To #Unseat Justine Greening

Having recently graduated I won't be affected by further rises in tuition fees under the Tories or the scrapping of student maintenance grants, but those who are unlucky enough to study after me will have to pay more while receiving less financial support.
18/08/2017 16:04 BST

How Momentum Changed British Politics Forever

When this election began, Theresa May believed Labour had no hope of making gains. She anticipated pushing us into electoral oblivion - instead we have seen a historic resurgence. I'm proud to be part of a movement, Momentum, that has played a pivotal role in scuppering those plans.
12/06/2017 16:57 BST

Jeremy Corbyn's Common Sense Policies Challenge Britain's Unjust Economic Model

The rampant inequality that pervades British society is often defended on the basis of absurd myths about how our economy actually functions. This week, Jeremy Corbyn opened up a full frontal attack on three of these myths by unveiling common-sense, yet also radical policies to modernise and rebalance Britain's economy in favour of the majority.
16/04/2017 11:25 BST