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Diane Abbott MP
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No vote tonight. But if there had been I would have voted in favour of the #recallbill Needs strengthening though
In the chamber of the House of Commons for the Recall of MPs bill. Very important issue #recallbill
.@Palace27Andy: @HackneyAbbott get fucked you racist cunt"...Typical of the stuff I get online
London: A Tale of Two Cities- Hear me speak tomorrow about rising #inequality in #London at @LSEpublicevents 6.30-8pm lse.ac.uk/publicEvents/e…
Moving tribute from Australia's first female PM @JuliaGillard to the late Gough Whitlam who has died at 98 #visionary theguardian.com/world/2014/oct…
RIP Gough Whitlam. I recall John Kerr shamefully replacing him with Malcolm Fraser who Gough described as Kerr’s cur theguardian.com/world/2014/oct…
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.@Joe_Dromey @AJogee big job of work to do to get young voters to polls. Scotland offers some interesting lessons.
The BME vote will determine a number of marginals in UK next May. Labour have to make sure we have a solid and good offer
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My view on the mansion tax. Good idea in principle. But you cannot escape the fact that it is a tax on London. progressonline.org.uk/2014/06/25/a-t…
Great day on Friday at the opening of the fantastic new Upper Clapton Post Office, congrats again to all involved! pic.twitter.com/1edLUk1WrJ
Labour must not try to out-Ukip Ukip, says Diane Abbott | Politics | The Guardian theguardian.com/politics/2014/…
David Cameron's plans to limit immigration through quotas for EU workers is illegal, European President says - DUH! fw.to/SpKMGLU
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Last day of @154artfair ft artists, galleries & curators dedicated to promoting African art: bit.ly/16bpvhA pic.twitter.com/ujErUPXjIJ
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Last chance to get your dose of contemporary African art! Open till 18.00 today. Photo: Sébastien Gracco de Lay pic.twitter.com/k9ipb46gBj
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Ken Clarke warns Cameron that the public have an ‘insatiable appetite’ for clampdowns on immigration dailym.ai/1vNXQ8o
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Last few hours to see absolutely fabulous 1:54 Contemporary African Art fair @154artfair pic.twitter.com/GiEj9pWCdp
1:54 Contemporary Art Fair at Somerset House even more fabulous this year. Your last chance to see it @154artfair pic.twitter.com/Ppi0YGDUGg
Melanie Philips: vote to recognise Palestinian state "spectacular display of ignorance, moral illiteracy & malice"jpost.com/Opinion/As-I-s…
Today we travel north and south - helping out @CatherineWest1 for @HaringeyLabour and joining the #18Oct Britain Needs a Payrise TUC demo
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Getting ready to go on TUC demo with @HackneyLabour colleagues #BritainNeedsAPayrise
It's #18Oct | Here's how to join the Britain Needs a Pay Rise march for a fairer Britain mirr.im/1phbnht pic.twitter.com/VhdWeP4wXr
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Badger cull set to fail for second year running. So the Badgers have moved the goalpost again! gu.com/p/42gqn/tw
Getting ready to go on @bbcthisweek and talk about immigration with @jongaunt #whydoIdoittimyself?
Had great fun canvassing in Bounds Green with local councillor @Leopooch and our guests today #labgain pic.twitter.com/eWSvgarzL5
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Lord Freud says disabled people "not worth the full wage".He should resign.Sign this petition if you agree ow.ly/CRVkT
Just spoke in Parliament about the gallantry of Kurdish forces, often led by women, defending #Kobane
Equal pay for disabled people is a basic right. In equalities questions Minister had no answer to why Lord Freud is still a member of Govt.
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Great night supporting @CatherineWest1. Knocking on doors is how we win - will be out on Hornsey and Wood Green #labourdoorstep later today
Conference season is over & so is conf season polling. We've now had 5 straight polls with Lab ahead ukpollingreport.co.uk
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Join the @wesstreeting Phone Bank this Wednesday, calling from @LondonLabour. Details: buff.ly/ZqqU7x
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@LondonLabour Phonebank this evening (Tuesday) supporting Croydon Central candidate Sarah Jones @LabourSJ Details: buff.ly/1qo538f
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Join @LondonLabour MPs & @CatherineWest1 this Thursday campaigning in Hornsey & Wood Green. Details: buff.ly/1nkFtF6
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Richard Flanagan wins the 2014 Man Booker prize for "a great work of literature", The Narrow Road to the Deep North: on.ft.com/1sOnOqn
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Looking forward to attending @CatherineWest1's gala dinner tomorrow evening - and to hear her new campaign song. #labgain
6 months ago these 219 girls were abducted from school. No more waiting to #BringBackOurGirls. Stand #UpForSchool. pic.twitter.com/4N7nh3P2CS
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Enjoyed listening to Gordon Brown in the Chamber this afternoon. Nobody can question his passion for the Union.
Six months tomorrow since Boko Haram kidnapped 276 schoolgirls in Nigeria. Shameful the world seems to have forgotten them
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Parliament just voted 274 - 12 to recognise Palestinian state. Proud to have been one of the 274 #RecognisePalestine