Interview with Maria Miller MP

Our Associate Editor, Jasmina Bidé, interviews Maria Miller (MP, chair of the Women and Equalities Select Committee and LSE alumna), about equality, the work of the committee and, advice for current LSE students hoping to pursue a career in politics.

Screen Shot 2016-01-16 at 15.07.12Maria Miller MP is chair of the Women and Equalities Select Committee, who launched the first ever report scrutinising UK Government policy on trans issues on Wednesday, 14 January.

Follow Maria on Twitter – @Maria_MillerMP


Share your thoughts on the issues raised in this interview

What do you think the UK government should be doing to ensure greater equality and representation in politics and further afield? How should we tackle the gender pay gap? Are career politicians offering less to professional politics than those who have done something they can ‘bring to the game’?

We think Maria has given us lots of interesting topics to discuss, let us know your thoughts on the issues raised by either commenting below or submitting an article to the blog.

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This video was produced by, and first published on the Department of Government blog. It marks the beginning of an exciting series of interviews with high profile figures by students in the Department of Government


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