Talk from Blackburn MP Jack Straw inspires students

Jack Straw MP with students

Jack Straw MP with students

First published in Blackburn

JACK Straw on Friday addressed students at St Mary’s College, Blackburn, in its Be Inspired programme.

This aims to improve students’ understanding of the modern world and to challenge them on key issues. Blackburn MP Mr Straw spoke to government and politics, sociology and law students.

Mubarak Patel, 16, from Blackburn, who is in the running to become Blackburn with Darwen’s Youth MP said, “It was a pleasure to meet Mr Straw. I really enjoyed the discussion.”

Oliver Woodall, 18, said, “I found it very helpful, especially on his role as an MP. It was also interesting to hear his views on US politics.”

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2:07pm Mon 21 Jan 13

wtloild says...

Inspired by Jack Straw! Inspired them to what?
Inspired by Jack Straw! Inspired them to what? wtloild
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3:47pm Mon 21 Jan 13

thermio says...

wtloild wrote:
Inspired by Jack Straw! Inspired them to what?
Never, ever vote for Labour again?
[quote][p][bold]wtloild[/bold] wrote: Inspired by Jack Straw! Inspired them to what?[/p][/quote]Never, ever vote for Labour again? thermio
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2:07pm Tue 22 Jan 13

The World Is Yours says...

Is this the new One Direction rival group?

Jack Straw is the ghost writer and these poor souls have to relay the poisonous garbage he preaches.
Is this the new One Direction rival group? Jack Straw is the ghost writer and these poor souls have to relay the poisonous garbage he preaches. The World Is Yours
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2:10am Wed 23 Jan 13

Makjak001 says...

Jack Straw inspiring anybody !. Not much chance of that happening. He knows nothing about anything, jack straw and his buddies want to run the country, I wouldn't trust him to run a tap.
Jack Straw inspiring anybody !. Not much chance of that happening. He knows nothing about anything, jack straw and his buddies want to run the country, I wouldn't trust him to run a tap. Makjak001
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