Jo Cox

Forget ‘peace and love’. Protest language has turned violent

23 January 2017 14:42

So Madonna says she doesn’t really want to blow up the White House. Her remarks at Saturday’s women’s march —…

Aleppo, what can be done?

11 October 2016 17:17

There was a sombre mood in the chamber this afternoon as MPs gathered to discuss the ongoing humanitarian crisis in…

Syria’s foreign policy lessons are just as important as Iraq’s

9 July 2016 8:00

Before she was murdered, Jo Cox MP had written most of a report. She worked on it jointly it with…

Worried MPs call for expenses watchdog to be stripped of security role

21 June 2016 17:29

Exasperated MPs have called for their security to be taken out of the hands of their expenses watchdog Ipsa after…

‘Our Jo’: MPs unite in grief to pay tribute to Jo Cox in Parliament

20 June 2016 15:03

MPs from all parties have gathered in the Commons to pay tribute to murdered Labour MP Jo Cox. Parliament was…

Can’t we show some decency about Jo Cox’s death?

18 June 2016 13:21

Despite the ‘Leave’ and ‘Remain’ campaigns rightly halting as soon as the news of the savage murder of Jo Cox…

Why MPs will keep holding surgeries, even if they’re in danger

17 June 2016 16:53

‘If you’ve got water coming in through the roof then they should be doing something about that,’ says Stephen Timms…

Jo Cox murder suspect had links to neo-Nazi group: report

17 June 2016 14:11

New allegations are emerging about the man suspected of murdering Jo Cox yesterday. He was named locally as Thomas Mair,…

Tories pledge not to contest by-election after Jo Cox killing

17 June 2016 13:43

There are few moments in politics when parties put aside their differences to come together. Yesterday’s tragic events in Birstall…

‘Our Jo’: Newspaper front pages pay tribute to tragic Labour MP Jo Cox

17 June 2016 7:53

Unsurprisingly, the killing of Labour MP Jo Cox dominates the front pages this morning. The 41-year-old MP for Birstall died…

RIP Jo Cox. Let’s call the referendum off as a mark of respect

16 June 2016 18:46

RIP Jo Cox MP. A hugely talented young politician possessed of great clarity of thought and principle. Shot and stabbed…

Politicians pay tribute to Labour MP Jo Cox – ‘a devastating blow to our democracy’

16 June 2016 18:26

Following the news that the Labour MP Jo Cox has died after being shot and stabbed in a brutal street…

Labour MP Jo Cox dies after being attacked in the street

16 June 2016 17:16

Labour MP Jo Cox has died after being shot and stabbed in a brutal street attack. The MP for Batley…

Labour MP Jo Cox critically injured in shooting

16 June 2016 14:11

Labour MP Jo Cox is in a critical condition after being injured during a shooting in her constituency. Eyewitnesses said…