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#Jo Cox

# jo-cox - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Boris Johnson stands firm and ignores appeals to apologise over Jo Cox comments
# Westminster
# Westminster

Boris Johnson stands firm and ignores appeals to apologise over Jo Cox comments

Updated Sep 26th 2019, 4:48 PM 28,628 Views 42 Comments

There have been calls from UK parliamentarians on all sides to tackle a “toxic” political culture.

# jo-cox - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Boris Johnson criticised for using name of murdered MP Jo Cox to sell Brexit
# Language
# Language

Boris Johnson criticised for using name of murdered MP Jo Cox to sell Brexit

Sep 25th 2019, 9:58 PM 27,294 Views 37 Comments

Several MPs had said Johnson should moderate his language in memory of Cox.

# jo-cox - Friday 22 March, 2019

British MP unable to go home because of death threats over Brexit
# Anna Soubry
# Anna Soubry

British MP unable to go home because of death threats over Brexit

Mar 22nd 2019, 12:12 AM 52,949 Views 43 Comments

Several MPs have raised concerns following severe criticism from Prime Minister Theresa May.

# jo-cox - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Husband of murdered MP Jo Cox quits charities over sexual harassment claims
# Brendan Cox
# Brendan Cox

Husband of murdered MP Jo Cox quits charities over sexual harassment claims

Feb 18th 2018, 8:15 AM 40,756 Views 33 Comments

Brendan Cox has apologised for his “inappropriate” behaviour.

# jo-cox - Thursday 18 January, 2018

Britain appoints 'Minister for Loneliness' to tackle the 'sad reality of modern life'
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Britain appoints 'Minister for Loneliness' to tackle the 'sad reality of modern life'

Jan 18th 2018, 9:04 AM 17,496 Views 50 Comments

More than nine million people in the UK say they are always or often lonely, according to the British Red Cross.

# jo-cox - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

‘The best of our country’: Pensioner who tried to save Jo Cox from neo-Nazi killer dies
# Bernard Carter-Kenny
# Bernard Carter-Kenny

‘The best of our country’: Pensioner who tried to save Jo Cox from neo-Nazi killer dies

Aug 15th 2017, 3:26 PM 22,260 Views 13 Comments

Bernard Carter-Kenny was awarded a George Medal for bravery for trying to save Cox.

# jo-cox - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

'Poisonous': Nigel Farage's comments about Jo Cox's widower criticised
# Berlin Attack
# Berlin Attack

'Poisonous': Nigel Farage's comments about Jo Cox's widower criticised

Dec 20th 2016, 9:27 PM 25,432 Views 74 Comments

The right-wing politician has been threatened with legal action over comments he made about an anti-racism group.

# jo-cox - Monday 12 December, 2016

British neo-Nazi group which celebrated murder of MP to be outlawed as a terrorist organisation
# National Action
# National Action

British neo-Nazi group which celebrated murder of MP to be outlawed as a terrorist organisation

Dec 12th 2016, 10:35 PM 12,287 Views 48 Comments

“National Action is a racist, anti-Semitic and homophobic organisation which stirs up hatred, glorifies violence and promotes a vile ideology.”

# jo-cox - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Charity single in memory of Jo Cox aiming for Christmas number one
# Rolling Stones Cover
# Rolling Stones Cover

Charity single in memory of Jo Cox aiming for Christmas number one

Nov 30th 2016, 10:42 PM 10,566 Views 24 Comments

It will raise funds for the Jo Cox Foundation, which was set up after the MP’s murder in June.

# jo-cox - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Far-right extremist Thomas Mair will die in jail after he's handed life sentence for Jo Cox murder
# Old Bailey
# Old Bailey

Far-right extremist Thomas Mair will die in jail after he's handed life sentence for Jo Cox murder

Nov 23rd 2016, 10:41 PM 23,574 Views 126 Comments

The MP was murdered a week before Britain’s EU referendum.

# jo-cox - Monday 14 November, 2016

Murder accused shouted 'Britain first' as he shot and stabbed Jo Cox MP, court hears
# Cowardly Attack
# Cowardly Attack

Murder accused shouted 'Britain first' as he shot and stabbed Jo Cox MP, court hears

Nov 14th 2016, 7:31 PM 10,117 Views 0 Comments

The trial of Thomas Mair began in London today.

# jo-cox - Friday 15 July, 2016

"Jo would ask us not to fight with hate, but draw together": Funeral of Labour MP Jo Cox draws thousands
# RIP
# RIP

"Jo would ask us not to fight with hate, but draw together": Funeral of Labour MP Jo Cox draws thousands

Jul 15th 2016, 3:27 PM 16,322 Views 27 Comments

The MP for Batley and Spen, a prominent anti-Brexit campaigner, was shot dead while leaving a constituency clinic last month.

# jo-cox - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

'Nobody knows what's going to happen': Rival sides make final push ahead of Brexit vote
# SHOULD I STAY OR SHOULD I GO
# SHOULD I STAY OR SHOULD I GO

'Nobody knows what's going to happen': Rival sides make final push ahead of Brexit vote

Jun 22nd 2016, 8:27 AM 6,912 Views 43 Comments

The Remain camp has the slimmest possible lead – 51% versus 49% support for the Leave side.

Jo Cox was killed because of her political views, her husband says
# Tribute
# Tribute

Jo Cox was killed because of her political views, her husband says

Jun 22nd 2016, 8:17 AM 12,848 Views 110 Comments

Brendan Cox says his wife was concerned about the divisive nature and “coarsening” tone of the Brexit referendum debate.

# jo-cox - Monday 20 June, 2016

"We've lost one of our very best" - UK parliament reconvenes to honour Jo Cox
# Tributes
# Tributes

"We've lost one of our very best" - UK parliament reconvenes to honour Jo Cox

Jun 20th 2016, 4:49 PM 11,808 Views 79 Comments

The House of Commons was recalled especially to honour the Labour MP, who was murdered in her constituency last week.

# jo-cox - Sunday 19 June, 2016

"A 21st Century Good Samaritan": Jo Cox remembered at church service in her hometown
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

"A 21st Century Good Samaritan": Jo Cox remembered at church service in her hometown

Jun 19th 2016, 1:25 PM 17,810 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, a record-breaking fundraiser for the MP raised £600,000 in just two days

# jo-cox - Saturday 18 June, 2016

On the death of Jo Cox: Racist rhetoric contributes to the rise in violence
# Jo Cox
# Jo Cox

On the death of Jo Cox: Racist rhetoric contributes to the rise in violence

Jun 18th 2016, 1:00 PM 361 Views 249 Comments

The hype around the Brexit campaign, hyper-patriotism, and “Britain first, immigrants out” discourses have led to this tragedy writes Julien Mercile

'Death to traitors', UK MP murder suspect tells court
# Jo Cox
# Jo Cox

'Death to traitors', UK MP murder suspect tells court

Jun 18th 2016, 12:05 PM 33,935 Views 42 Comments

Thomas Mair has appeared before a court in London this morning.

# jo-cox - Friday 17 June, 2016

Cameron calls for 'end to hatred in politics' as Britain mourns murdered MP
# Jo Cox
# Jo Cox

Cameron calls for 'end to hatred in politics' as Britain mourns murdered MP

Jun 17th 2016, 4:15 PM 10,316 Views 169 Comments

A vigil will be held in Dublin tonight in memory of the slain mother-of-two.

'Your life is turned upside down in minutes' - Veronica Guerin's husband on the killing of Jo Cox
# 20 Years
# 20 Years

'Your life is turned upside down in minutes' - Veronica Guerin's husband on the killing of Jo Cox

Jun 17th 2016, 12:33 PM 18,667 Views 7 Comments

Graham Turley says the British MP was “just doing her normal day’s work as Veronica was”.

Suspect in British MP killing 'quiet loner with ties to extremists'
# Jo Cox
# Jo Cox

Suspect in British MP killing 'quiet loner with ties to extremists'

Jun 17th 2016, 12:22 PM 22,720 Views 79 Comments

Thomas Mair allegedly had ties to white supremacists and battled mental illness.

'We are devastated': Flowers laid at tearful vigil for murdered MP Jo Cox
# England
# England

'We are devastated': Flowers laid at tearful vigil for murdered MP Jo Cox

Jun 17th 2016, 7:31 AM 14,843 Views 77 Comments

The Labour MP died after being shot twice and stabbed outside a library near Leeds yesterday.

# jo-cox - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Remembering Jo Cox: Labour MP, social activist, mum-of-two and boat dweller
# Jo Cox
# Jo Cox

Remembering Jo Cox: Labour MP, social activist, mum-of-two and boat dweller

Jun 16th 2016, 8:18 PM 30,768 Views 52 Comments

Jo Cox died this afternoon after she was shot twice and stabbed outside a library near Leeds.

Husband of murdered MP: 'We will fight against the hate that killed Jo'
# Heartbreak
# Heartbreak

Husband of murdered MP: 'We will fight against the hate that killed Jo'

Jun 16th 2016, 6:33 PM 39,303 Views 100 Comments

“Jo believed in a better world and she fought for it everyday of her life with an energy and a zest for life that would exhaust most people.”

British Labour MP Jo Cox has died after being shot and stabbed on the street
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

British Labour MP Jo Cox has died after being shot and stabbed on the street

Jun 16th 2016, 5:17 PM 136,362 Views 236 Comments

A man was also injured in the incident.