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Labour Party MP for Salford & Eccles. Wife, Mother & Proud Socialist. This is my only twitter account and all views are my own.

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Joined Twitter 10/5/11


I will never apologise for standing up for the rights of Palestinians. #c4debate #LabourLeadership #Labour https://t.co/ZbEq4hoVHfIt's not Corbynism. It's Socialism. #c4debate #LabourLeadership #Labour https://t.co/HvxiQkiaeSTonight at 8pm on Channel 4 I’ll be hosting Live : The Labour Leadership Debate. @RLong_Bailey @Keir_Starmer and… https://t.co/FlKkIVZbin
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyNot only will I call out the billionaire-owned press, I have a plan to deal with it. #PathToPowerhttps://t.co/tUzJrQvQw4We’ve got a Prime Minister who once published an article saying black people “are at the other pole” in terms of IQ… https://t.co/SGVaFooqRIWe can make the positive case for immigration. #LabourLeadership #Labour https://t.co/4htqCiMRvxDevastating to see people’s homes destroyed by storm Dennis. Even more devastating is knowing some of it could hav… https://t.co/qzV1XtXj7DVery happy to support this pledge 🌹 https://t.co/lGcyQeqZ2e
2/17
2020
The whole point of socialism is to raise up people’s aspirations https://t.co/zUivTVSv6VThank you Ian ✊🏼 https://t.co/x9sviUgaVVBack in London for the hustings this morning, thank you for your lovely welcome and support ✊🏼 https://t.co/H3TPnib8lV"Being 'born to the roar of the Stretford End' doesn't mean you were physically born on the halfway line in the mid… https://t.co/SaLO9JBAn1
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyThis is brilliant from @AngelaRayner @RLong_Bailey and Angela will make a fantastic team as leader and deputy and… https://t.co/psYEwg6zSK
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyOur role now is to set out a positive vision of what Great Britain looks like outside of the European Union. #Marr https://t.co/HoLbuX6nTeSome of the attempted smears have at least made me laugh https://t.co/ccU0bUu5Kp
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-Bailey"You pick key policies that will resonate and tie them around a message that explains what they're for. We didn't d… https://t.co/YkSjs6YVVH
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2/16
2020
Some of the attempted smears have at least made me laugh https://t.co/ccU0bUu5KpThe role of the BBC in the General Election was appalling. Boris and the Tories either want it controlled or gone… https://t.co/uayXq3h2SL
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyAs Labour leader I’ll build a movement to tackle the climate crisis https://t.co/pW6y3niUXuI’ll be talking to @AndrewMarr9 in the morning about my proposals for a People’s BBC owned by staff & the public.… https://t.co/p4T2XH8NseExc: Rebecca Long Bailey unveils plans for “People’s BBC” free of political interference and instead run by staff a… https://t.co/zZS55dIHJN
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyStaying true to our values is a victory worth fighting for 🌹 #LabourLeadership https://t.co/JVDcv3L8NTWe have a strategy for taking on media smears 👇🏻 https://t.co/jNwNGs6LSGGreat to be in Glasgow today for the hustings, thank you so much for your support 🌹 https://t.co/D9jKIIKMLJ"The Conservatives talk about aspirations, but they're not an aspirational party." @RLong_Bailey talks to… https://t.co/FM5ampfkYP
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyThis is our path to power. Let's take it together. #PathToPower https://t.co/mAnicqpvB5This is fantastic from @RLong_Bailey There is no chance of Labour winning back the trust of working class communi… https://t.co/DPx1Bqc9uI
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyThe Conservatives want to paint us as the establishment party and we need an anti-establishment candidate — someone… https://t.co/OnxCGLXTfAI set out my four-point path to power in Salford yesterday. I’m ready to take up the mantle of socialist leadership https://t.co/BvbmLVXbEqWe have a government that wants to put us into a box. They want us to be viewed as the establishment and they are l… https://t.co/5h47V8F10HRebuilding trust means supporting democracy. So it’s not Westminster’s role to block a second independence referend… https://t.co/w9KgNAXFzLThe power of community campaigning cannot be underestimated. #PathToPower https://t.co/2mGQG7FhNe
2/15
2020
What better way to spend Valentine’s Day than talking about our path back to power and aspirational socialism in Gl… https://t.co/mKH1m5h3THWhat's true of Bernie is also true of Becky. In a time of crisis and polarisation, you don't win by triangulating.… https://t.co/pI4ZW629i6
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-Bailey"See? Playing dirty works." @RLong_Bailey comes clean to @BeardedGenius about bribing schoolkids to vote for her w… https://t.co/3hun9UcUD3
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyWe'll overhaul our party’s approach to the media and to digital. #LabourLeadership https://t.co/ruV10xiw35Proud to explain why I’m backing @RLong_Bailey to be the next Leader of the #Labour Party 🌹👇… https://t.co/bLXe14togn
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyFrost/Nixon except the Salford edition. Enjoyed this chat with @RLong_Bailey https://t.co/Ph8h3eBRIv
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyI am proud to sign up to these commitments. Our party is right to support immediate statehood for Palestine and st… https://t.co/pVmOfjPTbiAs Labour leader I’ll work with councillors to fight the Tories every step of the way, opposing cuts and privatisat… https://t.co/jOcJCpKLlLI fully support these 10 pledges that will protect and extend the rights of LGBT+ people ✊🏼🏳️‍🌈 https://t.co/0GFU3jjEgp.@RLong_Bailey concrete suggestion for the "path to power": “Imagine we could have a member right now, who’s part o… https://t.co/9OXLqENeSW
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyYou can watch the #PathToPower speech here 👉🏼 https://t.co/B2f2BM1fiM🗳 Stir up a democratic revolution to break the hold of Westminster & the City over our politics & show people they… https://t.co/oLoABj9PbqToday in Salford I’m setting out our four-point #PathToPower 🗣Improve Labour’s messaging with an everyday language… https://t.co/zFaqbbEy5P
2/14
2020
A decent life shouldn't just be for those at the top. #Labourleadership #Labour https://t.co/zFY8hxJq35Rishi Sunak the new Chancellor is a former Goldman Sachs banker who has backed ▪️anti trade union regulations ▪️ta… https://t.co/NaGzy4u51TI would never have been let back into Salford if I’d got this wrong https://t.co/xB0STytPCqRebecca Long-Bailey speaks to Tribune about her roots, her path into politics – and why her campaign for Labour lea… https://t.co/6RMHeUUi8O
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyAfter ten years of austerity, stagnating wages and cuts to our public services, we need a plan and a path to power.… https://t.co/yoaeakepcvThe Labour Party is the party of realising people's aspirations. #BBCNewsnight https://t.co/WGJ6AtET2mWe should never be afraid of making the case for a fair taxation system. #Newsnight https://t.co/zkOpeX0ZQg
2/13
2020
New: interview with @RLong_Bailey in which she commits firmly to Labour's manifesto pledges on - higher tax rates… https://t.co/LqHbyptHdb
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyWant to get involved in Rebecca's amazing fast-growing grassroots campaign? ✨🌹 Join one of the phone banking sessi… https://t.co/2NfIOxwBsJ
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyRegardless of who you're voting for, this type of interference should concern us all... https://t.co/yhAiaClZ9UMy article in @HuffPostUK on why there is no path to power which does not have equality and freedom of all women at… https://t.co/qT0Y3f4CDeWe should never give up on wanting aspiration for our communities and wanting a better quality of life. I have a ro… https://t.co/s7L1E2u1KOTONIGHT: Join us for the first televised Labour leadership debate. @EmilyThornberry, @Keir_Starmer , @lisanandy an… https://t.co/widiVMHCUt
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyAbolish the House of Lords https://t.co/VXEuP5WJJHJoin me in Glasgow this Friday at a campaign rally and hear my vision for Labour’s path back to power with guest sp… https://t.co/hGtMfkINMAAhead of tonight’s #Peston programme catch up with the latest in our Bigger Picture Labour Leadership interviews.… https://t.co/kTDMKZmrAm
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyThe Tories spent the last decade cutting services, failing to support industry, squeezing wages and hitting red wal… https://t.co/xlIBzkGIVx
2/12
2020
Please sign to show your support for the trans and non-binary community, for whom the Labour Party should always be… https://t.co/lH3aNz6lsd🙏🏻 https://t.co/Q2eUbWjtChIn its determination to push ahead with today’s deportations, this government is laying bare the racism and cruelty… https://t.co/fVkH7o87jNCWU 🤝 RLB We catch up with @RLong_Bailey Watch and share https://t.co/ggAnXQP9O1
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyWe need a new, humane immigration system rooted in our values, not one that sets caps and numerical targets — me fo… https://t.co/PEId4dGsPB
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyThe Tories have found a new way to let unscrupulous bosses off the hook https://t.co/7n0oK2eh9X
2/11
2020
We need a new, humane immigration system rooted in our values, not one that sets caps and numerical targets — me fo… https://t.co/PEId4dGsPBThanks so much @DisabilityLab for the work you do and for the nomination 🌹 https://t.co/ahebqesTuZHonoured to be endorsed by ASLEF. I’ll oppose Boris Johnson’s plan to ban strikes on our railways & will stand with… https://t.co/JLqY3wh8zDJoin me in Salford on Friday where in a major speech I’ll be setting out Labour’s path to power 🌹 https://t.co/8BvhoECsVXIn central London this week? We are running daily phonebanking sessions from 5.30pm to help me become Labour's next… https://t.co/ULy9plYZqESheffield turned out for @RLong_Bailey last friday, with hundreds coming to hear her plans for trade unions to be a… https://t.co/w2t11fQQro
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyI am so grateful for your nominations! #LabourLeadershipElection #LabourLeadership https://t.co/hZtcgTUdlzTory cuts to flood defences and mismanagement of our uplands has left large parts of the UK vulnerable to extreme w… https://t.co/N3CVS5nZZp
2/10
2020
Sending all our solidarity and condolences to Keir and his family https://t.co/CGqMqceycb.@RLong_Bailey is 💯 right to say Labour needs a leader who is as comfortable on the picket line as at the dispatch… https://t.co/dl2OP1I127
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2/9
2020
19 nominations in one evening. Thank you! #LabourLeadershipElection #LabourLeadership https://t.co/JLw09khqk0Under my leadership Labour will never return to condemning striking teachers or firefighters. And I will work with… https://t.co/zmWeKkjPTXGreat to be in Nottingham at local government and members hustings talking about my vision of aspirational socialis… https://t.co/8aFzT97IHkLast night I was in Sheffield sharing my plans to ensure the unions are at the core of our path back to power. https://t.co/2gDxNs07nc
2/8
2020
Tonight I laid out my plans to ensure unions are at the centre of our path back to power 📈launch a drive for Labo… https://t.co/6i1i1vyVuwStill time to register if you want to come along to my event tonight at Theatre Deli in Sheffield, would be great t… https://t.co/WsxLHxesHT'People don’t want to be told they need saving, they want to believe in a better future. Government should be about… https://t.co/79TjWdCDnAWe have to end the 24/7 work culture. https://t.co/TfW0dEOyA8Aspirational socialism means we all do better. Empowering trade unions to negotiate an end to the 24/7 work culture… https://t.co/TlDJLbqe81
2/7
2020
Or, as the world’s sixth richest country, we could just build enough decent homes that people can afford to live in… https://t.co/p3XWWL7QSX1 in 4 of us will experience mental health problems and it's so important that we have conversations about them.… https://t.co/yS9ovpdcqiTo make our vision of a green, democratic, socialist Britain a reality, we need to campaign to make @RLong_Bailey L… https://t.co/mgfaBFOFuE
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyThank you for your nominations! Let's go on to win this race and transform the country for the better!… https://t.co/HgfN1FEgYFThe case for privatisation is collapsing. https://t.co/6rvS976CI7Due to popular demand we have booked a bigger venue for tomorrow night - get your tickets here: https://t.co/mEDG2dArB2.@RLong_Bailey reaffirms that she’s in favour of compulsory reselection for all Labour MPs before a General Electio… https://t.co/QfgmGJ7raP
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyBoris the book snatcher https://t.co/CK7A8zTCBiIt was lovely to stop by Carl Allan Furnishings in Langworthy recently where they’re celebrating 35 years in the co… https://t.co/GVKHEoYxZa
2/6
2020
As an MP I was proud to nominate @RLong_Bailey for Leader & @AngelaRayner for Deputy. Even more proud this evening… https://t.co/COlbkXDozk
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyAs leader, I’ll ensure our party appeals to and unites all of our heartlands with an aspirational socialist vision.… https://t.co/Cug5aAFX5C⚠️PESTON LIVE: Watch from anywhere in the world, RT and use #Peston to join the conversation. @Peston and… https://t.co/LEtsbUHpnK
Retweeted by Rebecca Long-BaileyAs Labour leader, I will not compromise on scrapping Universal Credit. I voted against the Conservatives’ destruc… https://t.co/kiCHRC1sqp
2/5
2020

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