20 NOV 15
Jeremy Corbyn’s Statement on Transgender Day of Remembrance
I send my good wishes to all those campaigning for the rights and equality of transgender people on Transgender Remembrance Day. It is not right that any person, anywhere, should face suffering or persecution because of their gender.
18 NOV 15
Jeremy Corbyn – Prime Minister’s Questions – ISIL & police cuts
Jeremy Corbyn: Let me start by expressing the horror of all Opposition Members at the events in Paris on Friday evening, and our continued solidarity with the victims and all those affected by conflict and terrorism, whether in Paris, Beirut,...
17 NOV 15
Jeremy Corbyn’s response to Cameron’s statement on G20 and the attacks in Paris
First, I thank the Prime Minister for his statement, a copy of which he kindly sent me earlier. May I also thank him for the measured and careful tone of his public statements since the dreadful events of last Friday in Paris? In the face of such...
14 NOV 15
Jeremy Corbyn’s statement after the attacks in Paris
Today, all our thoughts and sympathy are with the people of Paris. What took place in the French capital yesterday was horrific and immoral. We stand in solidarity with the people of France – as with all victims of terror and violence.
14 NOV 15
Jeremy Corbyn’s letter to President Hollande after the attacks in Paris
Dear François, I write to express my deepest sympathy for the families and friends of those killed and injured in yesterday’s horrific attacks in Paris, and our solidarity with the French people.
08 NOV 15
Jeremy Corbyn on comments made by General Sir Nicholas Houghton
It is a matter of serious concern that the chief of the defence staff has today intervened directly in issues of political dispute. It is essential in a democracy that the military remains political neutral at all times. By publicly taking sides in...
08 NOV 15
Jeremy Corbyn’s statement on Remembrance Sunday
Today we remember the fallen in all wars, both service men and women and civilians. On the 70th anniversary of the end of the Second World War, we honour in particular those who gave their lives to defeat fascism. In their memory, and that of all...
04 NOV 15
Jeremy Corbyn – Prime Minister’s Questions – Tax Credits & NHS
Jeremy Corbyn: I concur with the Prime Minister’s remarks concerning Remembrance Sunday and Remembrance weekend. We mourn all those who have died in all wars, and surely we also resolve to try and build a peaceful future where the next generation...
02 NOV 15
Jeremy Corbyn on the Trade Union Bill
The Trade Union Bill is not only an attack on working people and rights at work, but on democracy itself.
30 OCT 15
Jeremy Corbyn’s reaction to the release of Shaker Aamer
I am delighted to hear that Shaker Aamer has finally been released after 13 years in Guantanamo Bay. He is the last British resident to be detained there despite never being brought to trial.