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Mike Buckley @mdbuckley Sheffield, England

Director @LabPublicVote @Remain_Reform | Former aid worker, Community Organiser & @UKLabour adviser | Writer @BylineTimes @HuffPost @Independent | #StopBrexit

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Must read thread https://t.co/AMwvfEnA1u @EmmaBurnell_ @TomMillerUK Hence the timing of this election.Voting by age. Staggering. https://t.co/GsPU3vBY5I
Retweeted by Mike Buckley @EmmaBurnell_ @forwardnotback @theJeremyVine I agree Emma. Diane has had enough trolling on twitter. @annaturley You weren’t wrong.Listening now to @nick_forbes and Labour’s council leaders and councillors is a great place to start if we want to… https://t.co/VEJ5VFu6Pg @Minghowriter @richbsys @LabPublicVote If anyone does believe that it’s lunacy. It’s also massively irresponsible.… https://t.co/28iqjHyodd
12/15
2019
This isn't complicated. Boris Johnson won the political "game". Remain/Second-Referendum parties won the argument.… https://t.co/hWsylbvRBt
Retweeted by Mike Buckley @PickardJE Party membership and party delegates at conference are not the same thing.Now is a great time to join the Labour Party. https://t.co/R2bOvSUmKqImmediately after the disaster of 1983 election I joined Labour and have been a member ever since; sometimes enthus… https://t.co/9rxNXQ9zQN
Retweeted by Mike Buckley‘Racism towards Black people isn't an issue for some reason. That's very worrying but I think the right wing is all… https://t.co/hF5IUnPXWB @DamianGreen Damian you said it live on LBC. My tweet links to the audio.Here’s @DamianGreen - Tory MP - arguing that social care should be paid for through an insurance based system. We’… https://t.co/w8DhpFOTJZThe frustrated labour supporters saying that if the Labour Party sorts itself they will join slightly misses the po… https://t.co/XFijs3v6hg
Retweeted by Mike Buckley#Labour has just about survived an Extinction Level event - far worse than I believed it could get. First: Weaver V… https://t.co/MOZvzB2oFM
Retweeted by Mike Buckley @Paul1Singh There is no point to Brexit.Good point well made. https://t.co/3ssSvz32HaExactly this. The Blue Labour anti migrant narrative is not just wrong, it’s repellant. It should be resisted beca… https://t.co/nojFrRviYeThread on Labour’s lost voters and our Brexit policy. We lost more Remain voters than Leave - and we had a lot *mor… https://t.co/w1ICukWRlH#GE2019 Under Proportional Representation: CON: 285 (-80) LAB: 211 (+9) LDM: 75 (+64) SNP: 27 (-21) GRN: 16 (+15)… https://t.co/OWkPJIVZWU
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyAcross Britain, it took... 🗳️864,743 votes to elect 1 Green MP 🗳️642,303 votes to elect 0 Brexit Party MPs 🗳️334,1… https://t.co/xmSj886nrX
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyThe battle for EU membership is lost, but a European England is still possible Well said ⁦@fromTGA⁩ https://t.co/gyuqx0lwNfThe unnecessary gamble that has given us hard Brecht and five years of Johnson. https://t.co/BNVP3VbPiVInteresting on why and how Labour lost seats in our heartlands. https://t.co/jRYiWi4KuEWorth a read for data geeks. https://t.co/OoKwLwig8f @MrJMetcalfe @AnnaMcMorrin Well done. Really glad Anna will be back!Well said. https://t.co/POxposbB8BNail on the head article via the now hugely significant @BylineTimes - quite possibly the most balanced, critical t… https://t.co/IRfqg8jSYb
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyThe next Labour manifesto has to back PR. We should have done it in the 2000s. Democracy matters. https://t.co/uhGySCC7BqSeeing as US Trade is trending and people are saying some quite confused stuff about the NHS, I thought worth tweet… https://t.co/vsuUYgc3tC
Retweeted by Mike Buckley @MrQs_News @BylineTimes Thanks PaulThis Labour meltdown has been building for decades Spot on as ever from ⁦@chakrabortty⁩ https://t.co/sVLzKXJreqWhen the hard-Right takes over, that is a failure of the Left. We now have 5 years to get our sh** together. https://t.co/a1LQQEEqCi
Retweeted by Mike Buckley @JasonHolyhead @helenpidd @JayMitchinson It always isThis is my speech from Friday morning. I’m so proud of the campaign we have run. But now isn’t the time to be downh… https://t.co/2nJMrLC3NB
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12/14
2019
If you see a friend, neighbour, colleage who’s an EU27 citizen - say hello. Ask if they’re ok. Ditto any Brits in… https://t.co/rV61ULoEbM
Retweeted by Mike Buckley @Weidenholzer I agree! It really is. @Weidenholzer Thank you Josef. I’m sorry we ended up here. Thank you for all your help this year.Labour Must Listen First & Decide Second if it Wants to Win Next Time | @mdbuckley "Above finding the next great l… https://t.co/6BkG6zo0Lk
Retweeted by Mike Buckley'Labour badly needs a period of reflection to learn the lessons, not just of this week, but of the decade, if we ar… https://t.co/u6t52i0za5This’ll take the edge off. https://t.co/Ww1uC44zS1I'd like to say 'thank you' to the 22,504 people who voted for me yesterday, and for the faith that they placed in… https://t.co/bt7jpTTehQ
Retweeted by Mike Buckley @alexsobel Congratulations Alex.On a dark day cheer yourelf up with the new @Remain_Reform podcast. Hosts @mdbuckley and @EmmaBurnell_ are joined… https://t.co/XBSGAgSdVP
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyWe are a Remain country. We will leave the EU. But we will rejoin. Leaving will bring no benefit to the people… https://t.co/YtPGujCEI4
Retweeted by Mike Buckley @ab_logan @cceccles @PaulWilliamsLAB Thank you - that's really kind! I'll be back up to campaign for @Jessie4Mayor before too long. @ab_logan @cceccles @PaulWilliamsLAB Absolutely! We'll be back in #StocktonSouth and the rest. We do have a lot of… https://t.co/OOpwSeMt5Y📢NEW podcast: EU Rights and why you don't want to lose them📢 Host @mdbuckley and @EmmaBurnell_ are joined by David… https://t.co/78IFm9yqj7
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyOn a dark day cheer yourelf up with the new @Remain_Reform podcast. Hosts @mdbuckley and @EmmaBurnell_ are joined… https://t.co/8cxgTZuodK
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyWe never properly learned the lessons of losing in 2010, 2015 or 2017. We must do so this time. https://t.co/ZhJoxLJjUSQuick break after canvassing. #VoteLabourToday Back out soon. @StocktonSthLab https://t.co/U2nxEl3Yre
Retweeted by Mike Buckley'At 47%, fewer than half of voters backed the Conservatives or Brexit Party - the parties in favour of leaving the… https://t.co/PECbnbz7bVBrexit seems to be continuing... https://t.co/PygZoIGAfoEarly start to talk about the election results on @trtworld. More sleep would have been helpful. https://t.co/t1ihTMk6PeWe are a Remain country. We will leave the EU. But we will rejoin. Leaving will bring no benefit to the people… https://t.co/YtPGujCEI4My taxi driver and me this morning: Me: What do you think about #GE2019 ? Him: Who won? Me: Johnson Him: So UK wil… https://t.co/TOhxgAkpV2
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyThe Tories may have authored the chaos and harm of austerity and Brexit, but they couldn’t have done any of it with… https://t.co/zutf1JTveSThe post Charles Kennedy, anti Labour, leaders of the Lib Dem’s have all been utterly disastrous. From Clegg puttin… https://t.co/pSwBKrsrkoThe Lib Dems should never have made Kensington a target seat. https://t.co/8i39ghZZaqMore proof - if it were needed. Caroline Flint running as a Tory backing Leaver lost her her seat on a far bigger s… https://t.co/qj8RRDiFEkPro-Brexit Labour MP Caroline Flint lost her seat tonight. She supported Boris Johnson and Donald Trump's Brexit. H… https://t.co/j7RxR4gVCU
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyTrump already stepping in to ensure Britain after Brexit is totally subordinate to the US https://t.co/vrLr1AkOeD
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyThe polls on this have been clear for well over a year. We back Remain and win, we don’t we lose. And tonight we lo… https://t.co/cIHN64RpqQThis is the story of tonight. Has we backed Remain we could have won either a majority or a minority govt in a hung… https://t.co/2JxZRtOf8F7 weeks............ 27 October: Jo Swinson says she "relishes" an early election to ensure Article 50 is extended… https://t.co/WE0wl11Fkc
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyYes. But lies unravel. https://t.co/q4uf4qkTQg
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyWe will now leave the EU because the Lib Dems refused to work with Labour to stop Brexit in the last Parliament, an… https://t.co/guuaIU7tWQI’m furious. The two so-called Peoples Vote supporting parties have killed off hope for Remainers and facilitated a… https://t.co/SjheRGfFrw
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyFinally winding down after intense 24 hour stretch... Thrilled to have the honour of being MP for Canterbury, Whits… https://t.co/nRk3HNhNVE
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyThat Goodbye NHS is trending immediately following the #exitpoll breaks my heart as an NHS doctor. Perhaps the UK… https://t.co/siLlWhvrQd
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyAnother welcome piece of good news. https://t.co/Ln5u13E9wPSame here. https://t.co/yh1y8K2YJCCongratulations to the PM – he has secured a majority across the UK. But he must remember that the Conservatives… https://t.co/AeYrFANEOD
Retweeted by Mike Buckley @JoshFG You’ve run a great campaign Josh. You deserved to win.I agree with this. https://t.co/sNzNqD9h6u“If you can dream—and not make dreams your master; If you can think—and not make thoughts your aim; If you ca… https://t.co/A3jtcPuw4m
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyLabour majorities in red wall seats in 1997: Sedgefield: 25,143 Leigh: 24,496 Bishop Auckland: 21,064 Redcar: 21,6… https://t.co/YAQbuEP0Hp
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyThe most worrying things about a Tory win are 1) Brexit will happen 2) It will be much harder for people to vote… https://t.co/65gOkGhR6N
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyHere’s the tragedy. https://t.co/ZDgqn8QKJIHugely disappointing. James made a big impression in his 2 1/2 years in Parliament https://t.co/gDQRPJv4ej
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyHuge thanks to the voters of #CardiffCentral for re-electing me as your @WelshLabour @UKLabour MP tonight. Proud an… https://t.co/QqFkVzyPJj
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyI don’t believe that this is all true. But if we value these things we now have a hell of a fight on our hands to p… https://t.co/hE6TFPMddB @EmmaBurnell_ I hope so. The last thing the world needs is a Lib Dem leadership contest.How many will suffer because the Lib Dems believed their own hype? https://t.co/NWBqOCM6YFGreat job @StephenMorganMP https://t.co/nKcdEHB9o0Great to see that @RosieDuffield1 won - some good news on a dark night. https://t.co/69Cxg2YblHVery sorry to see that @PaulWilliamsLAB has lost in #StocktonSouth. We’ve lost too many great MPs tonight, Paul amo… https://t.co/GYR7cOBaHtStockton South, fought by strong remainer Labour MP is lost to Tories on swing of 5.6%. Don Valley, fought by outs… https://t.co/OhBikZdCi7
Retweeted by Mike Buckley @VaunEarl Well said Vaun cc @PaulWilliamsLABWe shouldn’t leave the EU, but clearly we will. I look forward to the campaign to re-join and I look forward to it… https://t.co/C4g3GKYaZQ
Retweeted by Mike BuckleySorry, but the idea that we lost because we backed a public vote is trash, and a product of a deeply sectarian ment… https://t.co/CfxLzg0F5F
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyCongratulations to @CllrFleur - a great win in Putney. Well deserved!If the exit poll is right, then the reality of tonight is that sadly the homeless man on the 76 I saw on the way to… https://t.co/TvaGZFSi1C
Retweeted by Mike BuckleyNever in the history of British politics have so many lies been believed by so many for the benefit of so few #ElectionResults2019
Retweeted by Mike Buckley @OtmoorMr @HowShouldWeVote It really is. They’ve been utterly inept. They’ll suffer the consequences. And sadly the… https://t.co/yUKCHMh3nc @chrischirp There really were @SebDance @jonwillchambers Had those Labour MPs voted for a 2nd ref we could have had it and won it before a genera… https://t.co/vKYt5TeqoJ @HowShouldWeVote They couldn't have done it without the Lib Dems.Of all the BBC journalists, @BBCkatyaadler is really good.
12/13
2019

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