George Galloway (* 16. August 1954 in Dundee) is a British politician. It represents again created Respect The Unity Coalition in the House of Commons , as a delegate for the constituency “Bethnal Green & Bow” since the House of Commons elections 2005 the 2004 in the east of London. Before it had been member of the labour party and represented from 1987 to 2005 the constituencies Glasgow Hillhead (late Glasgow Kelvin). In October 2003 the ways between Galloway and new labour separated because of its consistent refusal of the British war participation in the Iraq.
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Galloway made its training to the “Harris Academy”, and worked thereafter for a horticulture market and for the tire factory Michelin. 1977 he became supervisor of the labour party and created themselves rapidly a call for its fiery speeches (“firebrand speeches”). He was selected into the Scottish regional government and became 1980 chairman of the Scottish labour a party. At that time it was only 26 years old, one the youngest in the annals.
Of 05. January 2006 up to its “logging-off” to 25. January took Galloway to the Reality TV - transmission Celebrity bend bread ago part.
its autobiography, I'm emergency The Only One appeared to 29. April 2004. The Buchtitel is a quotation from Imagine of John Lennon. Still before the distribution to the bookshops the Secretary of Defense at that time Adam Ingram complaint submitted that Galloway slanders him therein, Ingram in his youth member of a “sektiererischen, anti-catholic, orange order - group " was. The court gave Galloway instead of Ingram quite, the announcement became groundless. 
House of Commons choice 2005
to 5. May 2005 it won its constituency in east London scarcely (828 voices projection/lead) against the past labour owner Oona King, a hundred percent Unterstützerin of of Tony Blair war participation course. And a fiery speech, in which it accused Tony Blair, held for that immediately again has “the blood of 100,000 people at its hands”.
George Galloway is relatively disputed in parts British linking. While the Socialist Workers party and well-known personalities co-operates closely such as Ken Loach and the trade union leader6 Mark of Serwottka with Galloway and is part of RESPECT, other parts keep themselves a linking of him from that away strictly, frequently expressed reproaches against Galloway are:
- Galloway maintains a relationship to pan-Arab Regimen, coined/shaped from Kritiklosigkeit to admiration, as today in the Iraq under Saddam Hussein and in Syria.
- Galloway neglects its work in parliament (small presence, absence with tuning and debates over anti-terror laws), constituency and a party and sits down instead over good-paid meeting appearances and in transmissions such as Celebrity bend bread ago medial in scene and are subject thereby to no control by its party.
- Galloway refuses, as in parts British linking usually to exhaust the part of the delegate parliamentary allowance, which goes beyond skilled worker wages, to the organization or charitable projects.
- Galloway is not a decided war opponent, however in many other questions as to abortion and Homosexualität progressive positions would refer and would have also within the labour party up to its exclusion not to the Campaign Group, to which union of socialist delegates and their supporter belong.
- George Galloway has on Want in its time as a Secretary-General at the left charity organization was claimant 1983-87 mismanagement and is jointly responsible for their later insolvency.
- George Galloway tried to use the party-internal crisis of the Scottish Socialist party (SSP) in the autumn 2004 and split the SSP.
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- “George Galloway and the smoking Knarre”/axle good
- document of the committee of inquiry of the US senate with proofs for the fact that George Galloway was financed by Saddam Hussein (English)
- ex labour rebel George Galloway triumphs scarcely in the Londoner East ends constituency - election campaign highlight (English)
- labour loses the London against historically strong independent ones (taz 7.5.2005, page
- 2 ) Respect Website (
- English) Wikinews article “Surprise vienna for RESPECT party in UK 2005 general
- Election” Telepolis to Galloways “statement” at the committee of inquiry of the US senate to frauds with the Iraqi “
- Food For oil Program” statement on bombings by George Galloway on managed OF Respect, Socialist Worker, 9 July 2005 | issue 1959
- collection of critical articles to George Galloway on Workers Liberty
- Blog with pictures and link collection to Galloways Celebrity bend bread up footstep & taz article in addition
- to GET bake tons work, George!
|SHORT DESCRIPTION||of British professional politicians and Pazifist|
|DATE OF BIRTH||16. August 1954|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Dundee, Scotland|