Children’s rights are not for sale

On Thursday 23rd November 2017 a group of passionate, ambitious, bright and good looking (well if I do say so myself) Let Us Learners braved the cold to stand for the rights of children, outside the Royal Courts of Justice. We assembled to support a legal challenge – led by…

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A Message from Kia

On Thursday 23rd November 2017, Let Us Learn is demonstrating outside the Royal Courts of Justice in support of a legal challenge to the high cost of citizenship fees. A Let Us Learner, Kia, explains why this is such an important issue: Thank you for reading this. I am supporting…

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My reflections on the party conferences

  Over the past two weeks I was given the opportunity to go to the Labour Party Conference in Brighton and the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester. Overall, it was a good experience to be surrounded by MPs and ministers both in the Cabinet and the Shadow Cabinet to get…

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#mincepiefriday – Mariam’s blog

The following blog is from Let Us Learn campaigner Mariam. Here she describes the latest stage of our #younggiftedandblocked scholarships campaign, #mincepiefriday, held on Friday 2nd December 2016.     The day started off with everyone coming together with big smiles on their faces. It was action day! We were…

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#younggiftedandblocked – Tashi’s blog

The following blog is from Tashi Tahir. Tashi was born in Pakistan and brought to Scotland when she was 8 years old. Here she describes why she wanted to help Let Us Learn and how she produced our new short film, soon to be launched as part of our #younggiftedandblocked…

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United We Deam Congress 2016 – Tosin’s blog

The following blog is from Let Us Learn campaigner, Tosin Lawal. Here Tosin describes his experience at the United We Dream (UWD) national congress in Houston, Texas. Between June 10th and June 12th 2016, Tosin attended with four other Let Us Learners, and over 1000 ‘undocumented’ young people (often referred…

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United We Dream Congress 2016 – Kimani’s blog

The following blog is from Let Us Learn campaigner, Kimani Cooper. Here Kimani describes his experience at the United We Dream (UWD) national congress in Houston, Texas. Between June 10th and June 12th 2016, Kimani attended with four other Let Us Learners, and over 1000 ‘undocumented’ young people (often referred…

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