04 DEC 15
Jeremy Corbyn responding to the result of the Oldham West and Royton by-election
I am delighted that Labour has not only won the Oldham West and Royton by-election – but increased our share of the vote since the general election in May.
02 DEC 15
Jeremy Corbyn’s speech against military intervention in Syria
Jeremy Corbyn: The whole House recognises that decisions to send British forces to war are the most serious, solemn and morally challenging of any that we have to take as Members of Parliament. The motion brought before the House by the Government,...
02 DEC 15
Jeremy Corbyn – David Cameron has failed to show that bombing Syria would work (The Guardian)
Since David Cameron made his case for extending UK bombing to Syria in the House of Commons last week, that case has been coming apart at the seams. No wonder he is trying to hurry the debate through parliament this week.
01 DEC 15
Jeremy Corbyn on the 60th anniversary of Rosa Parks refusing to give up her seat to a white passenger
60 Years ago today, Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white passenger on a segregated bus in Montgomery, Alabama. This simple act of civil disobedience to defend human dignity was one of the most important events in the civil rights...
30 NOV 15
Jeremy Corbyn’s letter to David Cameron on debate arrangements for Syria motion
Dear David As of this morning we have not had a clear proposal from the government on when you plan to bring forward a motion to the House on air strikes in Syria or on arrangements for the debate.
26 NOV 15
Jeremy Corbyn’s speech on the credibility of Cameron’s plan for military intervention in Syria
I thank the Prime Minister for providing an advance copy of his statement, which I received earlier today.
25 NOV 15
Jeremy Corbyn – Prime Minister’s Questions – Climate Change & Elimination of Violence against Women
Jeremy Corbyn: On behalf of the Opposition, may I also express my condolences to the family of Chris Martin on his death? The Prime Minister told me how ill he was on Remembrance Sunday, and I am pleased that he was able to visit him at that time.
23 NOV 15
Jeremy Corbyn’s response to the Prime Minister’s statement on the Strategic Defence and Security Review
I thank the Prime Minister for his statement. As I said to him in the House last week the first duty of a state is to protect its citizens.
21 NOV 15
Jeremy Corbyn’s speech to the Labour Party South West Region Conference
Thank you for that kind introduction and welcome. It’s great to be back in the south west – the region where I was born. I want to congratulate our new MPs in this region:...
21 NOV 15
Jeremy Corbyn’s statement on the United Nations involvement in the Syria crisis
We welcome the involvement of the United Nations in this crisis, for which Labour has consistently argued.