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Labour MP for Islington North 🌹

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Joined Twitter 2/26/10


Rest in peace Diego Maradona. Football legend, voice for the voiceless and campaigner for the Left in Latin Americ… https://t.co/W7SYbOVISQDuring the crisis government workers have delivered vital public services. After an austerity decade in which the… https://t.co/cSxQ89UWs1Today is International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. This year the pandemic has seen an appal… https://t.co/UNBKgWALWBThe minimum wage is just £8.72 and it is estimated 21% of workers are paid less than a real living wage Yet it's r… https://t.co/OSCiDNz2GFThe Chancellor must increase Statutory Sick Pay and extend it to all in today's #SpendingReview. By ensuring every… https://t.co/t165PZwesk
11/25
2020
A year ago we joined Amazon workers at a warehouse to protest wage and tax cheat culture. Now a @motherboard inves… https://t.co/1XVdqEZg6bThe crackdown in Egypt - including the arrest of Karim Ennarah and @EIPR human rights advocates - is gravely concer… https://t.co/VBkWqiZtpxThe #spendingreview must do whatever it takes to protect livelihoods and create a society fit for the next generati… https://t.co/xa1upD8zS0
11/24
2020
The Tories' privatising of the pandemic response has been a disaster. We need a new approach that puts people - an… https://t.co/THbQ8vAz4tWe have all appreciated how during the pandemic government workers have delivered vital public services. Now, it's… https://t.co/TnBVeuh5DyCheck out the @NBack20 podcast with @LauraSmithCrewe,@jon_trickett and @IanLaveryMP 👇 https://t.co/PW1zEyHxY5
11/23
2020
During the pandemic government workers have delivered vital public services, keeping us safe and secure. After te… https://t.co/NUOcD2ft1uThe Government must not go ahead with plans to cut Universal Credit. Poverty is rising during this pandemic and th… https://t.co/jur4GY5Oyc
11/22
2020
We must defend human rights and civil liberties. As Shami says "the gravest dangers to the rule of law don’t polit… https://t.co/N9EF9ZMKyA @daniellejade198 Is it too early to wish you a very happy birthday for tomorrow? You are brilliant! Have wonderful… https://t.co/7NmegEcnoJNHS staff must have free parking - and it must be made permanent. https://t.co/XnwaKqPVra
11/21
2020
It’s time to ban zero hour contracts. https://t.co/Iyi3aeda4O
Retweeted by Jeremy CorbynWonderful to see this proposal to rename Albert Road Rec as the O. R. Tambo Recreation Ground [Tambo Rec.] The gre… https://t.co/HBrMrvPEgMIt’s time to ban zero hour contracts. https://t.co/Iyi3aeda4O
11/20
2020
We need to increase the minimum wage to a real living wage. Add your name and share – let’s get this to 100,000 si… https://t.co/LBkwMdt7UMWith the #spendingreview on its way, it is time to give #OurNHS workers a pay rise. https://t.co/pwSyXsdQ8c
11/19
2020
It’s called the National Minimum Wage for a reason. No-one on furlough should be paid less. https://t.co/K26h8fPkHKOver eight months into this pandemic and statutory sick pay in the UK is still just £95.85 per week - and 2 million… https://t.co/JPfMtvXvYz
11/18
2020
I am pleased to have been reinstated in the Labour Party and would like to thank party members, trade unionists and… https://t.co/NFR3XuegF9“Privatisation has put people's lives at risk and undermined our fight against the virus.” https://t.co/q9wWjnjbIdMy statement to the Labour Party about my suspension can be read here - https://t.co/2RFBKWMVop
11/17
2020
"Solidarity around the world for people who are victims of political or human rights abuses should not know any bou… https://t.co/xiLtujRNN4
11/15
2020
A vaccine should not become a privatised commodity used for corporate profiteering. Instead it should be a global… https://t.co/Lm5ZlLXaAn
11/14
2020
Tory MPs enraged that @nationaltrust should say some of its stately homes built with profits of empire and slavery.… https://t.co/tZHQL0CD8r
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11/12
2020
@happyhenry So sorry but in sadness be proud of her life and principles. That is what our movement is about.
11/11
2020
It's time to give #OurNHS workers a pay rise. https://t.co/RrtuRviP3K
11/9
2020
A fitting tribute at the North Islington War Memorial at Manor Gardens today, where I had the honour of reading a f… https://t.co/ePi1PWJP7tToday we remember the combatants and civilians who have fallen in wars. In memory of all those who have suffered… https://t.co/38IjTg1gJM
11/8
2020
Great news for progressives around the world that Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have defeated Trump. Lets work toget… https://t.co/n0cgDtSTpPNobody should lose their home because of the coronavirus crisis. We need a clear ban on evictions. https://t.co/XIUxyVURbt
11/7
2020
The Government must urgently address the cracks in its support package and protect livelihoods, including by: ✅ Bo… https://t.co/266G8rhOdm
11/6
2020
The international community must do more to help when it comes to the Rohingya Refugee Crisis. Now is the time to… https://t.co/OYI2iRqQxy
11/5
2020
It's being reported the number of people earning below the minimum wage has risen more than five fold to 2 million… https://t.co/yaYtl8KMK9
11/4
2020
Solidarity around the world for people who are victims of human rights abuses shouldn't know any boundaries That's… https://t.co/Ba9Pj4ImoSToday I led a Parliamentary debate on why - four years after the Myanmar military unleashed a wave of violence agai… https://t.co/YGvR8Xgr2oMy thoughts are with the victims, their families and all those affected by the horrific attacks in Vienna. We sta… https://t.co/ffODZiMxAB
11/3
2020
We have a duty to the reach out the hand of humanity to the Rohingya. Four years after the Myanmar military unleas… https://t.co/Aj27ohCdE0So sad to hear of the death of Robert Fisk. A huge loss of brilliant man with unparalleled knowledge of history, p… https://t.co/2mwiZhgGTdSupport @The_TUC demands to protect jobs and livelihoods: ✅ furlough to be guaranteed at 80% of wages, open to all… https://t.co/pgz6WmPvgm
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11/2
2020
Congratulations #ManCity https://t.co/NAn79u7nDvSupport @The_TUC demands to protect jobs and livelihoods: ✅ furlough to be guaranteed at 80% of wages, open to all… https://t.co/pgz6WmPvgm
11/1
2020
The US clearly wants access to our NHS in a trade deal and for the NHS to pay more for their drugs. They are not hi… https://t.co/Ms856HE2jo @FisherAndrew79 Well put Andrew!
10/31
2020
Boris Johnson has let us down when it comes to #OurNHS. But we can still protect our NHS from US trade deals and p… https://t.co/qtv0mjpqul
10/30
2020
I will strongly contest the political intervention to suspend me. I’ve made absolutely clear those who deny there… https://t.co/WsMTKY4IAw
Retweeted by Jeremy CorbynLonger version at https://t.co/wy8KqLT3q1I will strongly contest the political intervention to suspend me. I’ve made absolutely clear those who deny there… https://t.co/WsMTKY4IAwMy statement following the publication of the EHRC report can be read at https://t.co/Qq3rBwt7qI
10/29
2020
I'm proud that in my constituency we have the Phillip Noel-Baker Peace Garden, where we marked #HiroshimaDay earlie… https://t.co/7RpshpndjTIt's time to show some humanity. #RefugeesWelcomeHere https://t.co/BUYPR3DCNb
Retweeted by Jeremy CorbynCorbyn's chief of staff Karie Murphy lays out how antisemitism was a real issue in Labour, how the party machinery… https://t.co/XziosdQhkr
Retweeted by Jeremy CorbynThe Government must do a u-turn and keep the £20 boost to Universal Credit, or we will see even more children in po… https://t.co/M2aowkElbp
10/28
2020
It's time to show some humanity. #RefugeesWelcomeHere https://t.co/BUYPR3DCNbThe public anger over the Tories' callous policy on #FreeSchoolMeals reflects a growing realisation that we need to… https://t.co/xyLJARif37Felicitaciones al pueblo chileno! 🇨🇱 A great victory for progressives in Chile's Referendum, showing how unity ca… https://t.co/IQe4qT4k2M
10/27
2020
The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons is set to come into force in January, representing an encouraging… https://t.co/JhxFxES1jO
Retweeted by Jeremy CorbynThe economic crisis we now face is set to be the worst any of us have experienced. We urgently need to transform o… https://t.co/dVV0AepQgu
10/26
2020
@daniellejade198 Well done Danielle. You are so right about NHS staff and their total dedication. Hope you ok!“There are millions who wish to see a different world." Check out my interview about the need for socialist ideas… https://t.co/V4RjMrKWQT
10/25
2020
No one should be paid less than a living wage and the Government must increase the minimum wage to at least £10 per… https://t.co/qqfzcqItEmFully support this important letter from @KateOsamor #EndSarsNow https://t.co/vzcuVqkvok
10/24
2020
Boris Johnson must stop punishing Londoners and fund Transport for London fairly and fully. #handsofftflhttps://t.co/6cJs15Ib9iCongratulations to Bolivia's Movements Towards Socialism & Luis Arce on an incredible victory, against all the atta… https://t.co/RXP99vaohW
10/23
2020
My full solidarity with the #EndSars protesters in Nigeria - peaceful protest is a human right and the killings mus… https://t.co/wRwdNYCDsPPleased to support #Roger4GS https://t.co/RQpNItKwyC#JusticeforBellyMujunga https://t.co/kAU1kWcshG
10/22
2020
"The Tories are perfectly at ease with disgusting levels of inequality." @emmadentcoad has re-published her ground… https://t.co/zGaDDUGHA1 @HackneyAbbott Congratulations to Medical Justice for bringing the case and doing such great work!The Government have failed the people of Greater Manchester. @AndyBurnhamGM needs our full support in campaigning… https://t.co/gMlYEVVE4y
10/21
2020
Today's Parliamentary debate on #BlackHistoryMonth took place at a time when the #BlackLivesMatter movement has bec… https://t.co/ZcvseQeNFuPlease RT your support to address #ViolenceAgainstDalitWomen @Anti_Slavery @MinorityRights @christian_aid @amnestyhttps://t.co/x9Mq2IFuz4
Retweeted by Jeremy CorbynI'm a firm believer that union learning has been transformational for the workers it has helped, their families, an… https://t.co/ZzzolyGECQ
10/20
2020
Find your recommended voting order here: https://t.co/DqgbvRwYCrIt’s vital that our CLP representatives on the NEC champion the interests of the membership, defend party democracy… https://t.co/zPovX5xvqf
10/19
2020
@mayor_anderson @LivHospitals So sorry Joe. I know how close your family is. Support and solidarity. JeremyEllen Morrison is an incredible disabled activist who is running to be the first ever Disabled Members Representati… https://t.co/rFJQSSIVlOCongratulations to #JacindaArdern on her victory in New Zealand. Her Government has been showing it's possible to… https://t.co/ep3za106FP
10/18
2020
The Movement Towards Socialism is ahead in polls ahead of tomorrow's Bolivian election. Proud to join… https://t.co/06YCTwMKo0The Tories have made the majority pay for the crisis... whilst the richest increased their wealth by £7.8bn. https://t.co/0VwKKYhyPbSuch terrible news. All of our thoughts are with you and your family. https://t.co/lNv1JPyRTx
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10/17
2020
Great to see so many people taking part in #WRD20 and saying it's time to show racism the red card. Hope and unity… https://t.co/Q3hC3fB6qRThe findings of @hackinginquiry's three-year investigation reveal how the absence of effective press regulation is… https://t.co/ot2cjYdUKY
10/16
2020
I voted against the #CHISBill because I believe we must stand up for our core values of human rights and civil libe… https://t.co/vswb5vnqZpBy granting effective immunity to undercover agents who commit grievous crimes, today's Spy Cops Bill lines Britain… https://t.co/yy6wtPUtR9
Retweeted by Jeremy CorbynNow is the time to stand up for our core Labour values of human rights and civil liberties, and against this Govern… https://t.co/PVIw4YyjQX
10/15
2020
The #SpyCopsBill could put undercover police officers and security agents above the law, granting a range of state… https://t.co/7vZWW6Vf5wWater privatisation has been a failure and rip-off. It's time to bring water into public ownership. https://t.co/2smA9unkHJSadiq Khan took care of Londoners by freezing fares. But now the Tories have imposed austerity on London, forcing T… https://t.co/02S82kcqcg
10/14
2020
Young people shouldn’t have to fear the future. Let’s build a society where they can look forward with confidence a… https://t.co/TVdMh8p0AyThe Arts for All. Delighted to speak to @Suite_212 about cultural policies and democracy, my love of Victor Jara a… https://t.co/zh4WArFH8d
10/13
2020
I'm delighted to announce I'll be speaking at @CNDuk's annual conference on Sunday October 18. I'll be discussing t… https://t.co/3w2BP92YcH‘It’s wrong in principle and dangerous in practice.’ Human Rights lawyer and former Director of Liberty Shami Chak… https://t.co/2NOXvkI2v0The public are right to want the Track and Trace system taken away from private firms. It's time to #ScrapSerco an… https://t.co/aBbFg2T6QR
10/12
2020
"Not five minutes from my house, there are people hanging around who have no recourse to public funds [and] no inco… https://t.co/3h6y50Tpd0Pleased to ask Arsene Wenger this question ⚽️ "I always felt that your philosophy as a manager reflected the ethos… https://t.co/HBb0TNw4it
10/11
2020

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