Jess Phillips

Tory MPs express fears about refuge cuts

12 December 2017 16:23

Tory MPs are now sufficiently worried about the changes to the way that refuges for domestic abuse victims are funded…

Corbynista MP sends his colleagues into a spin over women-only train carriages

23 August 2017 12:36

Well, that lasted long. Since Jeremy Corbyn’s better-than-expected election result, Labour politicians have done their best to heal old wounds and put…

Harriet Harman and Jess Phillips: poles apart in the sisterhood

26 February 2017 11:30

We’re told not to judge books by their covers, but faced with these two it’s hard not to. Harman’s is…

How to reselect your MP – a handy guide for Corbynistas

31 August 2016 9:00

Once upon a time Jeremy Corbyn said that he would not bring back Labour’s mandatory reselection of the Eighties if elected leader. However,…

Belgian expat trolls Vote Leave campaign

15 April 2016 17:36

It’s been a good week for Vote Leave after they were given the official designation to campaign for Brexit in the…

Jess Phillips puts her foot in it: ‘Cologne attacks similar to a night out in Birmingham’

29 January 2016 9:11

Since Jess Phillips was elected as the MP for Birmingham Yardley in May, the Labour politician has become known for her…

Jess Phillips: I am interested in being Labour leader

5 January 2016 18:12

In December, Julie Burchill had lunch with Jess Phillips MP, and decided in an article for Spectator Life that the…

Jeremy Corbyn flirts with a return to Labour for George Galloway

21 December 2015 9:49

The loudest cheers to emerge from a PLP meeting since Jeremy Corbyn rose to power came after the Labour MP…

Another day, another fake MP death threat

14 December 2015 12:28

Although Owen Jones was once Jeremy Corbyn’s main cheerleader, in recent months his relationship with the Labour leader has cooled as his…

Jon Lansman’s Left Futures turns on Jess Phillips over Diane Abbott clash

25 November 2015 9:44

Jess Phillips made the news earlier this year after the Labour MP told Diane Abbott to ‘f— off’ during a…

Should people be free to make death threats? Sometimes, yes

3 November 2015 16:36

The keyboard weirdos bombarding Labour MP Jess Phillips with threats, after she scoffed at the idea of marking International Men’s…

Listen: Jess Phillips vs Philip Davies on ‘ridiculous’ International Men’s Day debate

2 November 2015 14:03

When the Tory MP Philip Davies called for a Commons debate to mark International Men’s Day last week during a…

Labour MPs try to ward off deselection threat

25 October 2015 18:01

As well as the rather big problem of how to get rid of a leader they think is unpalatable to…

Jess Phillips takes on George Galloway over Brighton beach incident: ‘he does struggle with women’s voices’

29 September 2015 10:47

Although Labour conference has so far been a rather tame affair, Jess Phillips can at least be relied upon to…

Jess Phillips: Why I told Diane Abbott to f— off

17 September 2015 15:44

Jeremy Corbyn’s first PLP meeting as the leader of the Labour party got off to a shaky start as MPs failed…