This is the latest in a long line of incidents
Tory MP Nadine Dorries has been mocked and criticised at after confusing two different British-Asian women.
This morning, Dorries tweeted a video of Novara Media editor Ash Sarkar.
The Labour Party’s prospective candidate for Chingford and Woodford Green is Faiza Shaheen. She tweeted:
Dorries provoked a similar controversy in April 2013 when she tweeted:
And in March 2018, she was accused of Islamophobia after suggesting Mayor of London Sadiq Khan, who is a Muslim, had a responsibility for grooming gangs in Telford and Rotherham.
Also in May 2018, she was accused of racism after telling columnist Yasmin Alibhai-Brown to “appreciate just a little the country and the people you have chosen to live, work and benefit from all of your life”. Alibhai-Brown left Uganda for Britain in 1972.
Joe Lo is freelance journalist and reporter for Left Foot Forward.
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