June Sarpong

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LDNY - Levelling the Playing Field Through Fashion

(0) Comments | Posted April 26, 2015 | 7:00 PM

Being raised by immigrant parents in multi-cultural London, I have always been passionate about the fusion of cultures and what we can learn from each other when we "Collaborate". I'm also passionate about leveling the playing field in the creative industry by supporting talent from all backgrounds, whether they be...

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Faith in the Future

(0) Comments | Posted July 30, 2010 | 11:29 PM

Last week I had the privilege of being asked to judge Tony Blair's Faith Foundation's Faith Shorts competition, which showcased films by young film makers on the theme of faith. Young people from across the globe submitted films, each telling their own unique story giving a personal interpretation...

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New BFF's

(2) Comments | Posted May 21, 2010 | 8:28 PM

Now that the UK government has changed hands from a Labour to a Liberal Conservative coalition, one thing that has remained the same is the importance to the UK of it's "Special Relationship" with America. Understandably the relationship being always more special when underpinned by a shared...

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The UK: No Country for Old Men

(2) Comments | Posted May 16, 2010 | 6:10 PM

Last week the country of my birth, the UK, chose a coalition government made up of two younger, untried leaders over the older, experienced but less media proficient Prime Minister Gordon Brown. Mr Brown's 13 years at the center of British Government as Chancellor of the Exchequer under Tony Blair...

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Food For Thought

(0) Comments | Posted April 27, 2010 | 9:55 AM

Welcome to my regular update of my food for thought session where I prepare and share a meal with the great and the good in political circles garnished with some thought provoking topical discussion. Recently I indulged in my two great passions; food and great conversation, I shared a meal...

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Is Black the new Black?

(4) Comments | Posted November 14, 2008 | 1:17 PM

Whether you are in to politics or racing you could justifiably claim that Black is in this season. With British racing star Lewis Hamilton the youngest person ever to win a Formula 1, Black is young, successful not to mention sexy - ask Nicole Scherzinger. Black is this season's must...

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Pygmalion in Lipstick

(14) Comments | Posted October 1, 2008 | 4:10 PM

"By Jove, I think she's got it!" cries an ecstatic -- perhaps relieved -- Professor Higgins when Eliza Doolittle completes the painstaking transformation he has made of her from poor girl to well-spoken lady.

Is Professor John McCain ecstatic, or about to take personal pain, over...

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