John McDonnell

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  • I was up in Liverpool a fortnight ago, where Alec McFadden, one of our union organisers launched the Sack Esther McVey Day on her birthday. I spoke at a packed public meeting, there was a whole group in the audience that completely kicked off quite critical of the whole concept, because they were arguing: ‘Why are we sacking her? Why aren’t we lynching the bastard?
  • I would swim through vomit to vote against this bill, and listening to some of the nauseating speeches tonight, I think we might have to. Poverty in my constituency is not a lifestyle choice, it is imposed upon people.
  • I would like to go back to the 1980s and assassinate Thatcher.
  • If the chancellor had spent less time writing stale jokes for his speech and the prime minister less time guffawing like a feeding seal on those benches, we would not have been landed in this mess.
  • To assist comrade Osborne and his dealings with his new found comrades, I've brought him along Moa's little red book.
  • What camera am I on..am I on this camera? Let me just say this, Labour party supporters, Labour members, members of the Parliamentary Labour party we've got to stop this now. There's a small group out there that are willing to destroy our party just to remove Jeremy Corbyn, we've got to stop them.