Women and minority ethnic communities need to work together to combat gender and race discrimination, especially where they overlap with prejudice against black women, a Lib Dem conference meeting heard.
Join EMLD, Chinese Liberal Democrats and Liberal Democrat Women as we co-host a fringe event at Spring Conference in York on International Women’s Day! Date: 8 March 2014 Time: 16.15-19.
On Saturday 22nd March Brent Liberal Democrats will be launching their local and European Election campaigns and we want you and other EMLD members to join us.
Two EMLD members have been picked to run in the 2015 general election.
EMLD wish to extend a heartfelt ‘thank you’ to everyone who nominated someone for an EMLD Achievement Award.
Sarah Yong has been selected to run in the held-seat of Somerton and Frome at the 2015 general election. The vice-chair of Chinese Liberal Democrats – an affiliate of EMLD – will aim to succeed David Heath MP who is retiring.
Ethnic Minority Liberal Democrats (EMLD) deplores the reported death threats against Maajid Nawaz, a Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for Hampstead and Kilburn. Death threats can never be justified and we wholeheartedly condemn them.
The confusion and outrage felt by many in London’s African and Caribbean communities over the Mark Duggan inquest conclusion that he had been ‘lawfully killed’ by police is a reflection of the lack of confidence many BAME people have in Britain’s cri
Lib Dems have chosen Michael Bukola to fight Lewisham Deptford. The accountant who worked for Deloitte is a seasoned campaigner and a leading councillor in Southwark where his ward borders on the Deptford constituency.
EMLD has warmly welcomed the choice of Ibrahim Taguri to fight the Lib Dem-held seat of Brent Central. He will aim to replace Sarah Teather MP, who announced she was standing down earlier this year. You can read Lib Dem Voice’s article here.