United we stand, divided we fall is one of the oldest and truest slogans of the Labour movement.

— Jeremy Corbyn

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Other human rights atrocities from African slavery to the killing fields of Cambodia, the Armenian and Rwandan Genocides are all of course to be remembered, but diluting their particularity or comparing degrees of evil does no good.

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Our Jewish friends are no more responsible for the actions of Israel or the Netanyahu government than our Muslim friends are for those of various self-styled Islamic states or organisations.

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Labour has the responsibility to give a lead where the government will not.

We need to bring people together, hold the government to account, oppose austerity and set out a path to exit that will protect jobs and incomes.

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I was democratically elected leader of our party for a new kind of politics by 60% of Labour members and supporters, and I will not betray them by resigning. Today's vote on Brexit has no constitutional legitimacy.

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People apply for a job, are asked to work for three or four weeks on probation and are then told to go and are replaced by colleagues. There are shops even in the West End [of London] using large numbers of totally unpaid staff on a permanent basis.

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I'm carrying on. I'm making the case for unity, I'm making the case of what Labour can offer to Britain, of decent housing for people, of good secure jobs for people, of trade with Europe and of course with other parts of the world. Because if we don't get the trade issue right we've got a real problem in this country.

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My wife is Mexican and my constituency is very, very multicultural.

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Labour Party members must all be free to criticise and oppose injustice and abuse wherever we find it.

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If someone walked along any high street anywhere in London, and probably anywhere in the country, and looked into a letting agency, they would see a sign saying, 'No benefits here.' In other words, anyone in receipt of a state benefit is not allowed to apply for a private rented flat from that agent.

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I also recognise that the mandate was given by hundreds of thousands of ordinary people joining in the political process.

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Many people in my constituency come to see me absolutely distraught at the prospect of losing their private rented flat because of the imposition of a housing benefit cut. Social cleansing is going on in all of central London because of the benefit cap. That is a disgraceful situation.

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I will continue - as Labour Leader - to pursue the causes of peace and justice in Israel-Palestine, the wider Middle East and all over the world. But those who claim to do so with hateful or inflammatory language do no service to anyone, especially dispossessed and oppressed people in need of better advocacy.

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About Jeremy Corbyn

Quotes 35 sayings
Profession Politician
Birthday May 26, 1949

I believe in a democracy and we live in a democracy.

We have a titular head of state as the monarch but without political power.

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When legal aid was first introduced in 1949, the late Arthur Skeffington said that the law at that time was like The Ritz, in that those who could afford to pay had access to it, while those who could not did not.

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The point in the report is that you shouldn't say to somebody just because they're Jewish, you must have an opinion on Israel. Any more than you say to anyone who is a Muslim you must have an opinion on any vile action that's been taken by misquoting the good name of Islam. I just ask people to be respectful and inclusive in their debate.

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What kind of city are we living in, if we encourage the development or ownership of large, expensive properties for investment and land banking... while people are sleeping on the streets?

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It is a ludicrous statistic plucked out of the air and used to justify a quite appalling attack on many of the poorest people in this country.

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Legal aid... is fundamental to giving everybody in this country access to justice.

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I don't respond in any way to personal abuse that is thrown at me.

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Of course we as Labour Party members must all be free to criticise and oppose injustice and abuse wherever we find it. But as today's Report recommends, can we please leave Hitler and Nazi metaphors alone (especially in the context of Israel). Why? Because the Shoah is still in people's family experience.

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I think the issue will come up after the election of the new Tory leader.

They may well decide to call an election. What the British people need now is stability. Stability to retain their jobs, stability to protect those working conditions, and we need a plan from this government now on how they're going to approach the negotiations for leaving the European Union before they invoke Article 50.

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Why are we putting people who are already in a vulnerable position through this dreadful, appalling stress?

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Sorry, but we live in a democracy and the Government has to be responsive to Parliament.

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If every human rights atrocity is described as a Holocaust,[Adolf] Hitler's attempted obliteration of the Jewish people is diminished or de-recognised in our history.

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Of course I want to lead [Tory] party.

Of course I want to lead this party in order to put forward an alternative and lead this party to win the election as soon as it comes.

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I decided to invite Donald Trump on his visit to Britain to come with me to my constituency because he has problems with Mexicans and he has problems with Muslims.

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Of course I want to be [prime minister].

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I'm not a dictator who writes things to tell people what to do.

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I would have set out very quickly the relationship with Europe.

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The people of Aleppo have suffered like no one else for so long.

There has to be a political solution.

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Letting agencies are unregulated. They charge a search fee, which in some cases can run into several hundred pounds, but the search consists of no more than checking through a computer database to see whether they have any properties for that person.

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We see constituents who are manifestly incapable of undertaking any normal work.

.. Those whose applications for benefits are subsequently rejected go through a period of incredible stress, and some, sadly, take their lives during that time. Applicants who appeal usually win.

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You should never be so high and mighty you can't listen to somebody else and learn something from them. Leadership is as much about using the ear as using the mouth.

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I don't make personal abuse against anybody, I don't mind personal remarks.

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