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Jess Phillips MP @jessphillips Birmingham, England

Labour MP for Birmingham Yardley https://t.co/b0pxpIsPJc

2,840 Following   357,074 Followers   62,901 Tweets

Joined Twitter 2/3/09


@janemerrick23 Exactly! I'd rather Vivian running the showPainful reading. Even the lightest of vetting would have found this incel bs. But there was no vetting was there. https://t.co/TJ3Ysp4enB
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPAlso I cannot bear this self declaration of weirdness. It's like those who declare themselves wacky. Usually they a… https://t.co/z4zqqI5luNIf you want to avoid group think at number 10 I might suggest you don't employ people just like others who work there #newsnight @Baddiel @thetimes Watched it with my kids and it was really helpful to explain to them this growing dangerous phenomenonMy son Danny just ran into the room: "Did you know a human could fit in to a blue whale's vena cava." I did not know this. @DeborahMeaden Well quiteJust to defend them they both got more general knowledge answers than one of the contestants and smashed the round… https://t.co/Y6H996HkUpJust as I was watching Mastermind with my kids and worrying if they would be allowed to breed in the future it see… https://t.co/u7OFQkrRbLHow a powerful lobbying group offers training to misinform and manipulate women out of getting abortions - my… https://t.co/bJcMGbilTx
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPCannot believe No 10 has refused to comment on Andrew Sabisky. I don’t know him from a bar of soap, but don’t think… https://t.co/g26R5ymiYg
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MP @huge2ya I'm not surprised she didBirmingham! We’re coming to see you. Me and the @StandardIssueUK team will be chatting to @Helen_Monks and another… https://t.co/6BArDw5ROB
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MP @JPonpolitics CongratulationsThis is very worrying. To rule is not to banish all criticism, we are facing a global problem of scrutiny. https://t.co/kTSbS6IlyYThe Labour movement should always stand up for the principle of public service broadcasting. I ❤ the BBC and will… https://t.co/YxYVhhGEPX
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPTo all those Tory MPs who I know would be appalled by the idea of the employment of someone who believes in eugenic… https://t.co/LdGfSU8ucgOK sensible voices on the right. The government is employing eugenicists. You're up...
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPWe’re working with @womensaid @jessphillips and others to call for paid leave to be made a provision within the… https://t.co/zfwaGIhXmI
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MP @jholyhead She also had a record deal for a spellI’ve had dozens of messages from people in the Rhondda who have lost all their possessions. Insurances a luxury if… https://t.co/r4LxA6ypWt
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MP"Knowing that we were helping all these women by doing this made me feel so proud. There is a lot to do, but togeth… https://t.co/OVxgbdZip7
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPHi Birmingham Rosena is at the Glee tomorrow night. https://t.co/X0m1aoE2CW
2/17
2020
@LadyBArtist You're ace xJohnson and Cummings do like to talk the big, brave, maverick talk but this whole attack on the judiciary and threa… https://t.co/0ep4MACYUU
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MP @saramegan Yes @CJAMcMahon I think I will when back in parliament, also let's give them a chance to speak out against this deplora… https://t.co/POMosbj20W @wesstreeting I honestly wasn't expecting it when I was elected.“As this book is about recognising the flaws of feminists past, I feel free to admit my own”: @jessphillips reviews… https://t.co/UuSSe88mht
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPIt's ok to say you don't agree with your boss employing someone who said FGM probably wasn't a problem. It's not ok… https://t.co/4cRXzRnY5USpineless and weak.The lack of courage in parliament is the greatest shock to me. People who will turn up to have pictures in front of… https://t.co/N3m7PvVA8NSo Johnson and Cummings will go full Trumpian...this should be no surprise. What does surprise me is that while it… https://t.co/qnGR5BrxZD @michesthergrace The size of the files must be the problem try emailing it to jess@jessphillips.net @BrexitPenny @MrHarryCole On the contrary Penny, that was my son Danny who was very much planned. I'm not sure unpl… https://t.co/G3ol4OQkUw
2/16
2020
In all seriousness, I shall ask to meet with this new advisor as soon as parliament resumes. Nolite te bastardes ca… https://t.co/WjmlvN98RzAs the bearer of an unplanned pregnancy, or as I call him Harry I shall now change my name to Oftom and get my red… https://t.co/dzdoejx2VB @Kes_8727 @MaskedSingerUK @NicolaRoberts @JasonManford Compulsory Sex and Relationship education @LucyMPowell @NicolaRoberts Great to see she was great!!I personally know the two people in the final of @MaskedSingerUK and in fact worked with @NicolaRoberts to change t… https://t.co/UHbPysMN4L @EmmaisaChampion @MaskedSingerUK But it is Jason ManfordI get how they get the actual people on @MaskedSingerUK to keep it secret but how do they get the wrong celebrity g… https://t.co/uMoR3iP5wI @blairmcdougall https://t.co/h435FKOncx @IsHousecroft @KatieCurtis Only funeral ones I think thoughDeeply sad and shocking especially for those who loved her. https://t.co/1QFcXLTsx9 @KatieCurtis 1 @faithfulpundit This fills me with joy. ThanksI know @jessphillips gets a load of (undeserved) grief, but after reading 'Truth to Power' I've made some small hea… https://t.co/libJFpjzCH
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MP @drujls @michaelgove My husband is a lift engineer so I'd also be well connected.It's authoritarianism to want to control our courts or to expect political favour from them. We should all resist it.Another is the the separation of the government and courts which allows for scrutiny. I say this as someone who cou… https://t.co/mymCLud2NFThere are a number of things that make our democracy brilliant, one is the closeness of representatives to the peop… https://t.co/vuFot6jIrgAnother worked towards allowing migrant victims to report violence to the police without fear of deportation (this… https://t.co/8X9DZ9Lt3OOne judicial review stopped councils being able to demand local connection for access to housing for victims and th… https://t.co/naeEcVBgzRThread. I find the proposals to "review" the judges and and judicial review process chilling. Having assisted with… https://t.co/Ez2o29679o
2/15
2020
@Brummy Weirdly David Bevan is the uncle of one of my oldest mates @RosHolland @dazzar41 Happy valentine's xxxHow in one short but powerful speech, @lisanandy blew the cover of left-wing legitimacy of antisemitism - my piece… https://t.co/58HJIjDgCC
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPA Brummie to his bones who cared so deeply about his ward. Keith will be sorely missed by us all. https://t.co/fL5Cwzfu9AWhy Ian Murray has my vote for Labour’s Deputy Leadership (and why you should back him too) - my first ever thread… https://t.co/sjP3KMlUmh
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPLove this so much. Brilliant Birmingham Yardley kids making a heart to say what we have in common. #lovelikejo https://t.co/MbegHKl7YQ“We could write a Game of Thrones-length epic about the misdemeanours of detention centres. There is no reason why… https://t.co/adE2YvIqRU
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPJess Phillips, MP for Birmingham Yardley, talking about how our current asylum system is not fit for purpose: inhum… https://t.co/8U6mozIbVY
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPThis week I was in court hearing the account of mistreatment and poor management of vulnerable women in Yarl's Wood… https://t.co/Y3DE549PvT
2/14
2020
@bettypotter Thank you. I'll never let them be forgotten thanks also to @CountDeadWomen @OnnMel Lol! And congratsJuliet in my office re Sajid Javid, "At least he got to visit the Digbeth bus garage before he quit, they cleaned a bus up nice for him."Just going to leave this here @sajidjavid https://t.co/QOSNJOruXb
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPThe government should treat this with the same immediacy that they have shown is possible this week. But they won't.When you degrade the escape routes, when you make women poorer, when you cut the council budgets for vulnerable chi… https://t.co/yfNLe67uHJ#MyMothersMurder 🚨NEW EPISODE🚨 "When I was 17-years-old there was a major arson attack on the house."… https://t.co/NDvRsKOqTI
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2/13
2020
Very dangerous step in a very dangerous direction. https://t.co/j1GLKXuJJ6
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPBoris Johnson is making us feel grateful for providing a bucket of water to put out a fire he started in this and m… https://t.co/2TXNtzppqoThis is an amazing trick! As I said to @Emmabarnett this morning, anyone who lives in Birmingham knows that this ha… https://t.co/wUQAu10IwQToday's announcement needs to be a watershed moment for social media platforms. While we need to know more of the… https://t.co/fCuPJM6eQ1
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MP @SaddakMiah @thedancingflea Two of the best in the town (city)I want to see High Speed 2 used to kick-start a manufacturing renaissance. So whoever is awarded the contract to bu… https://t.co/FtvTu3xDPO
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MP @KatharineSJ Let's do it! @jessphillips It’s a step forward yes but really the minimum they could do. There are only around 100 u16s in this… https://t.co/sqb464ducD
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MP @KatharineSJ Totally agree! Let's get it stopped!This is a real victory. Now to stop vulnerable adults in the same situation being used as a money maker. I've seen… https://t.co/QSv3UxZXTX
2/12
2020
@DaniRowley @TownCloseEmma This is totally my wheelhouseThis is so important from the phenomenal @RuthSmeeth. Silence is not allyship. Leaving Jewish women to face antise… https://t.co/SvvTlNvRug
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPAnyone with even a tiny bit of training could identify this woman's vulnerability and handle a situation accordingl… https://t.co/y5q3vg322vToday I sat with a very vulnerable woman who was terrified and distressed by her experiences of our detention syste… https://t.co/P6IMFZjhhZWe're recruiting for a Project Worker within our Changing Lives Team. For more information and to download the Job… https://t.co/3eSJaJ0dBM
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPIn Luton Magistrates court awaiting the judgement on this case. https://t.co/RCVuXKwOhiSo it’s clear now that there won’t be frictionless trade with our biggest export market from January next year. https://t.co/4QoZaq2ouL
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPIt feels as if years of effort have paid off. Thanks to all those who came forward to give evidence. https://t.co/4GqJSYR5wGFormer head of the family court states that reporting restrictions should be repealed. This is essential to shine… https://t.co/1ALJjV57Fh
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPAshcroft Poll will be dismissed by some because of source, however anyone who has knocked a door will know that the… https://t.co/hObVAhmeWn
2/11
2020
Good https://t.co/UEcDaTZL3p @gemcch Yes @lynnbuckley1988 Yes I sawI couldn't be in parliament today however had I been, I'd have asked the Home Office ministers if any of those due… https://t.co/cdwoKWZa9H @brucel Hope all okPermission given to challenge the retention of prostitution convictions. Great news. Go @fiona_broadfoot https://t.co/zTCpg6jPZ3
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPFeb 14th 2013 we joined @jessphillips & @bswaid outside Birmingham Council House 4R 1st #1BillionRising & danced2 ‘… https://t.co/u4BlbMMcJa
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPEqual pay for women needs unions to fight for it. The national gender pay gap is a disgrace. But unions must put… https://t.co/unD0ZECb6f
Retweeted by Jess Phillips MPKevin Foster tutted, sighed and roleld his eyes through that response. As if it’s ridiculous for people to want t… https://t.co/13Kw5RKLi4
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2/10
2020

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