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Jennifer Forbes @Jen4TruroAndFal Near Truro, Cornwall

Labour PPC Truro and Falmouth. Corbyn supporter, Trades Union Tutor, Small Business owner, 1st prize winning strange veggie grower, lives near Truro Cornwall.

4,093 Following   6,858 Followers   9,410 Tweets

Joined Twitter 10/18/09


Oooh, 397 followers - thank you every one of you ❤❤❤. Numbers aren't everything, but it would be soooo nice to get… https://t.co/b7PKHLCjSN
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesImagine going to bed at night with a full stomach, preparing for a good sleep, knowing there are 1.1M helpless chil… https://t.co/evpn3cBlc6
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesThis is so important to watch. https://t.co/O1fbJncCnH
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbes @Rachael_Swindon @jpjanson Really sorry you are being targeted like this in such a vile, intrusive way. XxThere is an open goal, waiting to be filled. https://t.co/kIGJG2AWZkHow can we retain, deveop and popularise socialist policy commitments? How can we develop radical solutions to th… https://t.co/BCiATpjRzm
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesEarlier this week I voted against the #OverseasOperationsBill. It violates essential rule of law principles, inclu… https://t.co/8dCbnbBDBa
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesCan’t get over the fact that students were forced back to campuses simply to ensure that the landlords who own stud… https://t.co/k9BnPm2oib
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesPrivate test and trace is failing - hand it back to the NHS 👇 https://t.co/Ip66nzTes9
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesHappy birthday to TWT - an invaluable space for the left for the past 5 yrs. The most interesting debates, the wide… https://t.co/9ibC69ep7p
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesSorry but I can’t celebrate Sunak’s measures. It’s true there’s some help but nowhere near enough. Hundreds of thou… https://t.co/XlBK4Iv0x5
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbes @wilde Yeah fair enough. I’m just really impressed with Nadia, she was great in this interview.Hands up who would like to see more of this on TV. 🙋‍♀️ Straight up holding the Tories to account from Labour. 👏👏👏 https://t.co/c8yyXngtO1Rishi Sunak should have increased Universal Credit payments - even after the (temporary) increase, UK benefits are… https://t.co/csrfpUVS7F
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesWhen the Tories and their media allies crack out the “we’ve got got the biggest #COVID19 stimulus package” line. Sh… https://t.co/1nyMdNp0wY
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9/25
2020
The Tories new support scheme is much, much worse than the furlough scheme it is supposed to replace For those wor… https://t.co/td6CwuwZKY
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesIn the UK Parliament, if you vote against a bill at second reading, you can seek to amend it later if it passes 2nd… https://t.co/H1Nu8Ekmmu
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesListen to @Jen4TruroAndFal! Join @PeoplesMomentum campaign to resist evictions, in support of the brilliant work of… https://t.co/oY8tj4ZU13
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbes60 out of 61 towns picked by Cabinet Minister for financial support were Conservative with average majority 3000 or… https://t.co/sYvnmAohru
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbes"We didn't get enough." The shadow chancellor, Anneliese Dodds, says the government's new jobs scheme may not do e… https://t.co/EMTEqWDdvy
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesToday @PeoplesMomentum is launching an Eviction Resistance campaign ✊ We have created: my campaign map 4 eviction… https://t.co/i9M0fSFwx8
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesThe eviction ban has just been lifted, putting thousands at risk of homelessness. We're launching a campaign to re… https://t.co/Sh0fafrX7A
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesToday the Chancellor is set to announce a raft of measures aimed at protecting the economy as a second wave hits th… https://t.co/utrgBlKXrA
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesThere is a moral issue at stake here. If the rhetoric from the front bench is still defending the rule of law, agai… https://t.co/PEdcL7VG3NTory peers today voted down a last-minute bid to stop an estimated 55,000 struggling private renters from being evi… https://t.co/62xcVaPOJq
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesA Labour source says Nadia Whittome has resigned. She hasn’t. It would be shameful if Keir Starmer sacks any Labou… https://t.co/3Zlfkn9m5M
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9/24
2020
I sat and listened whilst a mum of 3 who has worked her entire life sobbed her heart out to me today. She has lost… https://t.co/R7YIxNDZuM
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesHey @TwitterSupport why has Mish Rahman has two accounts suspended? #GrassrootsVoice🏡The Government is trying to slither out of its promise to end Section 21 ‘no fault’ evictions Today in Parliament… https://t.co/Z2KuCnr9dr
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesGood Thread with some highlights comments from MPs in the Socialist Campaign Group. The fight still goes on. https://t.co/13F9nktGxS
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbes @JoanneBowker4 So sorry to hear this Jo, keep reaching out if you need help xxAs a working class person, I actually love being evicted from my home. Momentum thugs will never understand me.
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesIf the government won't willingly do the right thing... Maybe we should make them? 🤔 https://t.co/ob2Z36Pwap
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesI dunno Dan, you tell me. https://t.co/GkXvi8CsDa
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9/23
2020
If you, or someone you know, work in the tech or digital industry and are currently not in a trade union - Join the… https://t.co/TuXUAvpP65
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbes @CallumCant1 Sorry for your loss Callum.He locked down too late NHS staff complained of PPE shortages Completely confused messaging A care home crisis w… https://t.co/7OC7vE2lAD
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesThere must be urgent action to stop a jobs and living standards catastrophe. This means: ➡️ Extending the furlough… https://t.co/lItFOBRF21
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbes @Jen4TruroAndFal He really did have his finger on the pulse, all of his videos are amazing contributions.
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesThis Government’s approach to fighting Coronavirus has been a disaster. Today, they should have announced a totally… https://t.co/GgOy84g0mp
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesThis still gives me the shivers. Simon is so missed. https://t.co/l31PFGs8QiThe thing about the dog whistles is they don't just reach the ears of the hard right. Everyone of us who knows our… https://t.co/6OsuTyIoRn
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesI've seen how, in Germany, campaigns like this led to huge changes - it built the political pressure that resulted… https://t.co/msehTPyrin
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesLast night, Momentum activists teamed up with @LDNRentersUnion to physically mobilise against a housing eviction. I… https://t.co/Bn8lOlmgRz
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbes😂😂😂 https://t.co/44ccNxlcbO
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesNEW: Keir Starmer will use his first keynote speech since becoming leader to promise Britain that the party he lead… https://t.co/gxf3OMEMUN
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbes“CWU leader Ward called on Labour to “wade in behind” a pay rise for key workers, saying: “We’ve changed the mindse… https://t.co/FoAWE9RfGq
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesTory economics 101 1. Tax rises on the rich takes demand out of the economy 2. Taking money off the poor pays for… https://t.co/al12ChR43q
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9/22
2020
Now that eviction laws have been lifted, Momentum activists have been mobilising to support all those facing homele… https://t.co/2Ger2R7z5M
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesSocialist Campaign Group - live via https://t.co/EDHjRDCdXj https://t.co/HAwLzlQzzF
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesThis is why we need a ban on evictions. A billionaire is making people homeless in a pandemic. A billionaire maki… https://t.co/HYyHGtyhtHMark my words: as Chancellor I would never allow public spending to contribute to the climate crisis. Instead publ… https://t.co/RKvLBTmqdZ
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbes👏🏼 @DaveWardGS let’s do it ✊🏼 https://t.co/JSNkcUs91R
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesNew polling from @Survation shows that three quarters of the public want to see the track and trace system run by l… https://t.co/hXupZCPckU
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesAs well as continuing to build support for socialism within the Labour Party. If you want to get involved join here. https://t.co/jhbgEnaxgKThis signifies the change in direction for @PeoplesMomentum 🏘Active campaigning in communities. 🤝Mobilising in su… https://t.co/9Y7JNqHVpQJoin 👏🏿 a 👏🏿 union 👏🏿 https://t.co/DTWx70jUKU
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesIt’s reported that Sunak is arguing against new lockdown measures. Maybe a little humility and hindsight may be war… https://t.co/IPpu9o3kYy
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesEXPOSED: The Tories’ billion-pound file of failure £192m➖botched outsourcing contracts £280m➖unsafe testing kits a… https://t.co/593Edtd8La
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9/21
2020
Did we ever work out how Covid manages to tell the difference between your work colleagues and your friends?
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesYou don't balance the books by continually hitting the same people, are there not enough of them using food banks y… https://t.co/7apQd9fYh1
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesBanks did not "allow" criminals to move dirty money- the law did - on the advice of economists & their friends in t… https://t.co/XOex5AdRCK
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesThe Government needs to extend the furlough scheme to prevent an unemployment catastrophe, and an autumn of job los… https://t.co/h6C7j4uP5x
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesPeople will self-isolate if you give them the money to survive while they do. We need #FullSickPayNow for all. https://t.co/eFU8Ybwohk
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesGovt : “Eat Out to Help Out. Go to the Office. Go Back to School. Go to the Pub” https://t.co/rTv9IRThy2
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbes @Hardeep216 @fussydolphin @Lynne04289004 @dsue1441_re @siennamarla We need super campaigner, to turn super organise… https://t.co/bTmBncDMr6 @Hardeep216 @siennamarla It breaks my heart that you are even thinking about leaving after all the work you have put in. Please don’t! @siennamarla I think it’s a bit insulting to view us members as an echo chamber. We should be drawing members from… https://t.co/nJaxgkSxIz"Swapping to paper straws isn't going to save our planet”. Spot on from @MattWrack. Keir Starmer needs to uphold h… https://t.co/7geHd0bvKD
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesThere is this, it simply won’t work. I also find the notion of pinpointing blame & costs into individuals after so… https://t.co/joa97nLs1O"Extend the evictions ban...scrap the Section 21 eviction process...it shouldn't take a pandemic to do this." John… https://t.co/aAcMZ7GKzT
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesSo what was the best bit of conference I missed yesterday? #LabourConnectedDiane Abbott: “In 2020, you can walk into Southside and see hardly any Black people” – via @LabourList https://t.co/PHlRNTDX7D
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesIt's actually genius, August: pay people £10 to go out. September: fine people £10,000 if they go out. 99,900% i… https://t.co/SlmUmckJYU
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9/20
2020
If Boris Johnson thinks £150,000 is an unfairly low salary, just wait until he hears about how much the nurses he l… https://t.co/gwzdiB97AC
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesI think we should be discussing part time school allowing us to teach half classes. If we had 15 kids we could prop… https://t.co/XI110HaWHp
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbes @jackieschneider There are so many ways we could have reintroduced some formal education and kept a safety standard… https://t.co/87DCrvyNBSSome justice at last. Victims of class war. https://t.co/94etbQIA0i
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesDespite evidence from elsewhere, and despite warnings & objections from staff, UK universities adopted a cavalier a… https://t.co/VunND8pvph
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesI think Roger would make a great GS.@jeremycorbyn will be interviewing @Roger4GS have a listen and decide for your… https://t.co/vtvf5NjsXjAhem... https://t.co/AF0VbSX3dc
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesThis is positive news, still it’s not the predicted immediate 20 point lead on change of leader but good news nonet… https://t.co/M5Ceu40XRL
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesThe establishment want Johnson gone now. Once their poster boy who could get away with almost anything they now tur… https://t.co/w7PXqd3XgE
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbes @Cornish_Damo Sorry to hear that Damo x
9/19
2020
The pandemic has further exposed the embedded flaws in our political and economic systems that have been decades in… https://t.co/vpdjzOpSkT
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbes**POLL** If a second lockdown is required, who will you hold responsible?
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesWhat a mess. Several weeks ago @ucu warned this would happen. It was predictable & avoidable. We need as much tea… https://t.co/K8iy7BRk7f
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbes @D_Raval @0Calamity Happy Birthday Dev, I hope you have had a great day.Two-thirds of people dying from coronavirus are disabled, according to new ONS figures which confirm what we saw ea… https://t.co/suF1YrBrmw
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesWe teachers can do everything right and still be blamed. 8 staff at a Lancashire school have Covid. Suspected caus… https://t.co/JNk0SB5o0g
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesI appreciate & share the serious concerns Government ministers have for the economic impact of any further lockdown… https://t.co/ahLLpRrQcJ
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbes"Much of the problem appears to centre on commercially-run labs that carry out the in-person tests. NHS labs in hos… https://t.co/38AjZCXykG
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesOne thing I'd really like Labour / an inquiry / the media / someone to do is push the government to explain what ex… https://t.co/nAmVwImVdi
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesThis headline muddles people. - test & trace is *already* outsourced to a plethora of firms, including Serco, ofc… https://t.co/9W4Ej26ioH
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesSubscribe to https://t.co/se0ICKz7WY for less than 9 pence/day, or pay-as-you-go for only 20 pence/article. Journa… https://t.co/rV9FZk66eO
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9/18
2020
Dido Harding, who has been parachuted in to lead the Public Health replacement, says she didn't expect "to see the… https://t.co/N4zE16JeyL
Retweeted by Jennifer Forbesthis excuse literally isn't even enough to get u an essay extension in an undergrad degree lmao https://t.co/m0vBuYMhJW
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesJoin @johnmcdonnellMP and others, as they set out to develop some of the solutions needed to reframe our economy an… https://t.co/BlHwYjlQbL
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesCall it what it is - Serco Test & Trace An excellent article by ⁦@Cornish_Damo⁩ for ⁦@CEVoices⁩ . Cronyism, cronyis… https://t.co/bk5dYGiUqK
Retweeted by Jennifer ForbesLooking forward to speaking at this tonight, along with my @PeoplesMomentum NCG comrade @mygibbo. 7pm - still a few… https://t.co/Se3e8alTFo
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9/17
2020

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