A Europe beyond politics: Rediscovering our humanity is the way forward

Interview with MEP Afzal Khan


Afzal Khan had an inspiring life. Adopted when he was 11, he moved to the United Kingdom from his native Pakistan. Having initially dropped out of school, Khan worked in a series of different jobs before re-entering education, becoming a solicitor, and eventually a politician. Khan became the youngest Lord Mayor of Manchester and eventually an MEP for the Labour party and the S&D group in the European Parliament. Khan, one of the most senior Muslim political figures in Europe, has most recen...


This story is part of New Europe's Premium content.

To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In from the ↑ Top of the Page ↑
new europe join now