My name is Jade Azim, I am an 19 year old Durham University student reading Politics and entering second year. Originally, I am from East London, and my background has shaped immensely my views and perceptions. I write for Durham’s paper The Palatinate as well as The Globalist and The Fabian Society’s magazine Anticipations, and plan to continue a career in political journalism.
I care deeply about class, gender and all things equality, of which my writings tends to revolve.
Favourite Political Theorist: Immanuel Kant or Eduard Bernstein
Political Ideology in a sentence: Harking back to the Bennites
Favourite Political Quote: "if you can have full employment to kill people, why in God's name couldn't you have full employment and good schools, good hospitals, good houses?" –Tony Benn