Zarah Sultana


Labour MP Zarah Sultana refuses to withdraw ‘dodgy’ jibe aimed as Rees-Mogg and Shapps

A Labour MP refused three times to withdraw the word “dodgy” as she claimed she did not think “another word suffices the level of corruption and what we have seen from the Government”.During business questions in the Commons, the MP for Coventry South, Zarah Sultana, accused Transport Secretary Grant Shapps and Commons leader Jacob Rees-Mogg of being “dodgy”.Ms Sultana said: “It has been reported that the Transport Secretary used public money to create a departmental team that lobbied against plans to build on airfield sites, including a giga-factory at Coventry Airport.“Disgracefully, that would mean he used public funds to lobby...

Zarah Sultana highlights racist emails

An MP has told of racist emails she has been sent including one telling her to "go back to your country". Zarah Sultana, Coventry South MP, tweeted part of the email plus another saying "we see you as invaders." The Labour MP received support from MPs across the country with...

Maybeshewill release video for Zarah, inspired by MP Zarah Sultana

UK post-rocker quintet Maybeshewill have released a brand new video for Zarah, which has been inspired by the Labour politician Zarah Sultana, MP for Coventry, and her had-hitting maiden speech in the House Of Commons from 2020 on climate crisis. Zarah is taken from the band's upcoming album album No...

Coventry MP Zarah Sultana recounts 'Islamophobic hate'

An MP says she has been "subjected to a barrage of hate" since being elected two years ago. Zarah Sultana, Labour MP for Coventry South, recounted her experiences during a debate on Islamophobia. In an emotional speech, she said she had been called a "terrorist sympathiser", and described being treated...