"Within the last four and a half years, we had begun to talk about sharing our values of peaceful diplomacy, solidarity and protecting human rights. This was a break from the perspective that sought to justify the horrendous decision to go to war with Iraq."
"As Gaza’s healthcare system has been starved of resources due to the siege, it would be a particularly disastrous place to have a coronavirus outbreak."
"It’s time to kick the chancers and the profiteers out of our health system, and put the NHS back in charge of its own supply chain." - Cat Hobbs, We Own It,
"Over the coming days we have a huge task on our hands to stop those who want to end the lockdown prematurely from succeeding. Put simply, it’s a fight to ensure that people are put before profit." - Richard Burgon.
"When the Coronavirus crisis passes, there must be no return to the politics and economics of the past." - Jeremy Corbyn/
We are pleased to reproduce this Facebook status from Claudia Webbe MP on how Labour members stand in solidarity with Diane Abbott MP.
"We must make our voices heard in demanding an end to the British government support for this terrible war upon the Yemeni people."Steve Bell, Stop the War Coalition. On April 8th the Saudi Arabia regime announced a two-week ceasefire in Yemen. This followed the call by the UN secretary general for a worldwide cessation of…
"Banks have been bailed out, and now the people must be." - Carlos Martinez.
"Through his ineptitude and denialism Trump is making a bad coronavirus situation at home even worse, the brunt of which will be borne by poor Americans and Americans of colour, and, at the same time, his ideologically driven foreign policy is going to wreak havoc across vast swathes of Latin America." - Adrian Weir.
"We believe people must stay & fight for a Labour Government, organise to defend out socialist manifesto and push for action." - Socialist Campaign Group of Labour MPs.