Video: Corbaristas – Corbyn learns coffee skills to highlight #homelessness

Labour leader – and double peace-award winner – Jeremy Corbyn put in a shift today as a trainee barista to highlight the issues of homelessness and a charity that helps them creatively.

Corbyn was at Borough Market in London to visit the Change Please coffee cart, which trains homeless people to become baristas, pays them the London Living Wage and helps them with housing and mental health.

Showing some decent if not stellar pouring skills the Labour leader took the opportunity to highlight the contribution that homeless people can make, meeting a homeless man who won the Queen’s Medal for Bravery for saving a drowning person from the Thames and highlighting how even in adversity we can help each other:

For more information on Change Please, visit the charity’s website – and share this video to highlight the plight of the UK’s huge and increasing number of people, including 128,000 children, who are homeless under this Tory government.

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7 responses to “Video: Corbaristas – Corbyn learns coffee skills to highlight #homelessness

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  3. JC is a Star at Christmas too!
    It’s inspiring to have such a Labour Leader.
    Jeremy does exactly what I think many of us think we would do.
    Think it will be an interesting ride if we can get JC 4 PM!
    Solidarity!

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