Writer and activist Jack Monroe is planning to stand in the next General Election and vows to fight for the poor, the disenfranchised and the let-down.
Jack Monroe is to stand in the snap General Election called by Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday. Over a series of tweets the writer, activist and food blogger outlined plans to represent the “poor, the disenfranchised, the let-down.”
Mx Monroe, who recently won a libel case against Katie Hopkins also said, that she’d “do the best I can for the most people” and that priorities would include, “Healthcare. Services for people with disabilities. Living standards. Jobs. Decent homes. That everyone feels valued in society”.
At the time of writing, it’s not clear which party or constituency Mx Monroe will run for in the election on 8th June 2017.
THEGAYUK reached out to Jack Monroe for comment.