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Jo Swinson @joswinson East Dunbartonshire & London

Visiting Professor @CranfieldUni. Scottish. British. European. Runner. Feminist. Author of Equal Power.

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Joined Twitter 5/28/08


@tracey_crouch How is that 33 years ago???
7/1
2020
Absolutely delighted to welcome @joswinson to @cranfieldmngmt as a Visiting Professor in the Changing World of Work… https://t.co/3G360zK4cS
Retweeted by Jo Swinson @dremmaparry @cranfieldmngmt @cranfield_cww @CranfieldUni @leamanchris Likewise Emma, a fascinating time to work with such brilliant people!
6/30
2020
Wow, this is a powerful video led by @racheal_ofori - thought-provoking and so worth watching the full 5 min versio… https://t.co/7hCUQQOj42
6/18
2020
This is awful news. Amy, you're an amazing young woman. All my thoughts are with you for your recovery. You are str… https://t.co/Txq3yAj0Ff
6/15
2020
14.06.17 72 loved ones forever in our hearts 💚 We will never forgot. #Grenfell https://t.co/sedux00CJi
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6/14
2020
I never wanted to be ‘the black politician’. Now we can all speak out on race without being pigeonholed. Confrontin… https://t.co/x7yyHKPraU
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6/13
2020
Required reading for anyone thinking 'but that's the US, it couldn't happen in the UK...' This searing, heart-brea… https://t.co/OFyePpt18F
6/8
2020
@Gilesyb Fleabag
6/7
2020
We're all angry about George Floyd. So, want to know what you can ACTUALLY do to help? Where to donate? How to o… https://t.co/xYreGMIqHx
Retweeted by Jo Swinson“If you, as a White person, would like to be treated the way Black people are in this society, stand." Watch who… https://t.co/2XxcdVQ1iY
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6/5
2020
@jessbrammar Yes, yes it is. Anytime in fact....
6/2
2020
@jessbrammar 😍Useful comparison of the progression of testing from @OurWorldInData. Shows how important it is to view testing num… https://t.co/7uZwQdyjwy
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5/25
2020
Wild swimming, birdsong and fresh perspective... @TheSTMagazine https://t.co/FJ08oV95KD @lokiscottishrap 😂 to be fair there's more annoying Disney it could have been...
5/24
2020
If you know any UK secondary school students who have a little time on their hands at the moment (!), please ask th… https://t.co/jFrJwFgrwO
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5/18
2020
Many congratulations to @carriesymonds and @BorisJohnson on the lovely news of the birth of their baby boy - much joy ahead!
4/29
2020
LDCRE Voices #Ramadan2020 We are all here to recognise people of all faiths & none. Thanks to @LibDemshttps://t.co/68ib2hJrzZ
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4/23
2020
@LibDemLaura So much this! 😂
4/21
2020
‘28 Days Later’ - it’s 28 days since the PM ordered the lockdown. Inspired by Danny Boyle’s classic dystopian movie… https://t.co/oG88R2CHdd
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4/20
2020
@JohnJCrace So sorry to hear that, sending all good wishes 💕
4/13
2020
Lessons from New Zealand Before recording a single death to coronavirus, New Zealand imposed one of the most strin… https://t.co/fcphycJ6fQ
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4/10
2020
Here @ianmulheirn has produced a clear, unavoidably speculative but undoubtedly useful illustration of the options… https://t.co/luSjuoZgZs
Retweeted by Jo SwinsonWorth reading alongside this interview with Neil Ferguson https://t.co/UPJ5vxSwLW
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4/7
2020
My thoughts are with the Prime Minister, Carrie Symonds and their family, with best wishes for his swift recovery. https://t.co/rrUck9Tq2A
4/6
2020
@dadofthree12 why are you following me?My sister & I had booked to take mum to Les Mis in June as a present... looks like this is as close as we'll get. B… https://t.co/12zWu88Rap
3/31
2020
So you're going crazy under lockdown? I know the feeling. I've been in Beijing for the last two months. My housema… https://t.co/FxQIwaoOPn
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3/27
2020
Incoming transmission. #MessageFromTheDoctor #DoctorWho https://t.co/WRTROxWRQy
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3/25
2020
I've put £1million in a fund to provide grants of £5k - £20k to small UK charities who are doing/want to do immedia… https://t.co/XU1xQGxKke
Retweeted by Jo Swinson @helenlewis Powerful stuff, thank you for writing this. @Gilesyb Fingal's Cave by Mendelssohn. Also had Classic FM on today and was pleasantly surprised how much I enjoyed Nessun Dorma.This is nothing short of brilliant. A godsend for parents of curious, restless children. 👩🏼‍🔬👨🏿‍🏭👩🏻‍🚀👨🏾‍⚕️👩🏻‍🔧 Bra… https://t.co/om7LAsW596
3/19
2020
@NadineDorries All best wishes to you both for a swift recovery
3/13
2020
My ten year old is not having it. https://t.co/rNv32181GD
Retweeted by Jo Swinson @ayeshahazarika I see your Contagion, and I raise you the (excellent) novel Station Eleven...
3/12
2020
@IsHousecroft Underwater
3/9
2020
We're saddened by the passing of celebrated #HiddenFigures mathematician Katherine Johnson. Today, we celebrate her… https://t.co/51aB50TJ2I
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2/24
2020
If we want more brilliant women in politics we need to put our money where our mouths are. And we need candidates w… https://t.co/1NCa4uqStF
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2/12
2020
@KTrebeck loved your article in the Herald!
1/24
2020
Very sad news indeed. Bob was a kind, generous, principled man who made bold moves to drive change in our broken po… https://t.co/VtS8fOV5Gj
1/18
2020
Hello people. Do any of you have stories from male perspective of Shared Parental Leave? Not feeling you can take i… https://t.co/2Lxumceu1e
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1/6
2019
@RachelRileyRR ❤❤❤Whatever the next decade holds, I look forward to meeting it head on. https://t.co/p88GhtGILSAnd two referendums about our county's unions... https://t.co/TVuBCDcTNbFighting four General Elections (won in two, lost two)... https://t.co/UOe8FK3TOdLeading the Liberal Democrats... https://t.co/551nSoamRBSaying goodbye to my beloved father... https://t.co/dLJl56OZoxBirthing two beautiful children, Andrew & Gabriel... https://t.co/6O2dREnx2WServing as a Business Minister, introducing shared parental leave, clamping down on rogue employers, and legislatin… https://t.co/ezoE0kDz02Becoming engaged to and marrying Duncan... https://t.co/Aw9A7IsaJaQuite the decade. 2009 to 2019 saw a lot of change... https://t.co/T5SkXnSOrG
12/31
2019
Beautiful Loch Katrine, from Stronachlachar https://t.co/nFJylAmR2o
12/30
2019
@EdwardKrishan @MaryRegW You absolutely do!She's 16. She has Aspergers. She's addressed the UN. In her own words - "you are never too small to make a differen… https://t.co/JB9mQe8MVV
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12/27
2019
Christmas card, 2019 🐿 😉 #MerryChristmas https://t.co/lFzzu3WSj3
12/23
2019
I have just been sworn in as the MP for #StAlbans! This means I’m now allowed to sit and speak in the Chamber. (Fai… https://t.co/M4UgOVKEFR
Retweeted by Jo SwinsonHuge and emotional moment as I got sworn in this morning. It's an enormous honour to be able to serve my community… https://t.co/HnZuylHH5M
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12/18
2019
Trolling me, @jeremycorbyn? Given you were too busy (for 11 months) to talk to me about your support for an antisem… https://t.co/iFZyLqaqdA
Retweeted by Jo SwinsonYou have until 10pm to vote today, make sure you go out and vote for a #BrighterFuture, #VoteLibDems. #GE2019We are the strongest party of Remain, together we can #StopBrexit and #StopBoris for a #BrighterFuture #GE2019If you’ve had @libdems leaflets piling up on your kitchen table, then it means that the Liberal Democrats can win i… https://t.co/B5kNrb4uwF(Make the right choice today, #VoteLibDems to: 👉 Stop Brexit 👉 £10 billion extra investment in schools 👉 Tackle the… https://t.co/Bp1iyvcQkwEvery vote for @LibDems today is a vote to #StopBrexit #StopBoris for a #BrighterFuture. #GE2019Good Morning! Today is #GeneralElection2019 polling day! #VoteLibDem to #StopBorisJohnson and #StopBrexit https://t.co/cnjsxUJ4bG
12/12
2019
On the eve of one of the most important elections in a generation, I urge you to make the right choice for you, you… https://t.co/WPv8K3VE08Leader of @LibDems, @joswinson, shares her pledge to the LGBT+ community ahead of the UK's General Election. Read m… https://t.co/AnPPBu1qER
Retweeted by Jo Swinson🌎PRE ELECTION PESTON: Watch LIVE from anywhere in the world, RT and use #Peston to join the conversation. @Peston a… https://t.co/LQaI0XKfmC
Retweeted by Jo SwinsonAnother day, another lie exposed. https://t.co/ZtR75vsgbOEvery child deserves the best start in life. @libdems will recruit 20,000 more teachers as part of an extra £10 bil… https://t.co/pcDptiyVNEWe will provide free childcare from 9 months so parents have the freedom to return to work for a #BrighterFuture.It is shocking that homelessness still exists. @LibDems will end rough sleeping within five years. Building a #BrighterFuture for everyone. @YouGov MRP this morning generally impressive but Kensington figures massively out of line with local polling. I re… https://t.co/6zaiiwXtr1
Retweeted by Jo SwinsonYou can do this people of London and Westminster if you vote for challenger #LibDems @ChukaUmunna you stop the Tory… https://t.co/YlYStO5X9D
Retweeted by Jo SwinsonWe are the only party with a costed, radical and ambitious plan for a #BrighterFuture for everyone.Only the Liberal Democrats can win a significant number of seats from the Conservatives tomorrow. Vote @libdems for a #BrighterFutureWe are in a climate emergency, we all desperately need to tackle the ecological destruction we are inflicting on ou… https://t.co/YvjDljgA4Q🔶Tomorrow, you can vote for a #BrighterFuture 📍Find your polling station to vote Liberal Democrat 👇… https://t.co/3DtxCeXi98
Retweeted by Jo Swinsonhttps://t.co/MuChfvQkcd https://t.co/ntUeR0p0rqIs this your first election? 🗳️ You won't see another election quite like this one. #GE2019 #VoteLibDem to stop Br… https://t.co/ryO1OgsDIN
Retweeted by Jo SwinsonBrexit Wrexit & a European flag - what a fantastic reception in Esher & Walton! https://t.co/oRuXwrkyer🗳️POLLS OPEN TOMORROW🗳️ #ge2019 Make sure you know how to find your polling station so you can vote to stop Brexit,… https://t.co/2KTntWLtJ8
Retweeted by Jo Swinson#WednesdayMotivation: Stopping Brexit & stopping Boris Johnson. Saving our economy, NHS & planet.
12/11
2019
The most dangerous thing about Boris Johnson is that we aren’t even shocked by this. We all need to #StopBoris &… https://t.co/odq8xXwfqeThank you @thehistoryguy for giving us your support. Neither Boris Johnson nor Jeremy Corbyn are credible leaders… https://t.co/9qVtA7hOvsBREAKING: Official economic stats just out.. ⚠️ No growth in GDP for three months to October ⚠️ Production down ⚠️… https://t.co/HOnL1v0oaF
Retweeted by Jo SwinsonLeader of @LibDems, @joswinson, shares her pledge to the LGBT+ community ahead of the UK's General Election. Read m… https://t.co/9xCF2HXtcd
Retweeted by Jo SwinsonOur political system is archaic and fundamentally broken. @Libdems will give you a voice with a fairer, proportio… https://t.co/o5FTubdk0QWe have an ambitious plan for our future: stop Brexit, free childcare, tackle the climate emergency, recruit 20,000… https://t.co/cAj8eXSKkdNigel Farage knows that it is the Liberal Democrats who can stop Boris Johnson's disastrous Brexit deal. Stand up… https://t.co/BvYZBOe09Y
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12/10
2019
Had the pleasure of discussing life, my County , my Country with ⁦@tessamunt⁩ @libdem Candidate for Wells. She know… https://t.co/pw3pV26DPM
Retweeted by Jo SwinsonBy introducing a ‘curriculum for life’ we can give students the life skills they really need. From social and hea… https://t.co/YIRorDLti0He won’t look at the photo because he simply does not care. He doesn’t care about Jack. He doesn’t care about any… https://t.co/AdMshAYzYOEXCLUSIVE: Jo Swinson on sharing space with trans women, ‘tank-topped bum boys’ and whether or not gay sex is a sin https://t.co/y9V9s01Y0u
Retweeted by Jo Swinson @paulhutcheon Many congratulations Paul! 👶🏻💕We will invest a much needed extra £10 billion a year into schools for a #BrighterFuture https://t.co/J4XWaoFlfwWe will give every child the best start in life by recruiting 20,000 more teachers for a #BrighterFuture https://t.co/J4XWaoFlfwWe can add betraying the people of Northern Ireland to the endless list of Johnson's lies. https://t.co/cwLPiqJFW9
12/9
2019

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