Dawn Butler

Monday, July 1, 2019

Monday, July 1, 2019

Theresa May slams ‘unacceptable’ claim Corbyn 'too frail' to lead

Theresa May slams ‘unacceptable’ claim Corbyn 'too frail' to lead

Downing Street has denounced comments by senior civil servants that Jeremy Corbyn is “too frail” to be Prime Minister.

Monday, June 24, 2019

Monday, June 24, 2019

Dawn Butler defends Boris Johnson's neighbour's call to police

Dawn Butler defends Boris Johnson's neighbour's call to police

Dawn Butler defends Boris Johnson's neighbour's call to police

Dawn Butler has come to the defence of Boris Johnson's neighbours, who called the police after a row broke out at the politician's home.

Monday, June 17, 2019

Monday, June 17, 2019

Dawn Butler ‘embarrassed’ to be a politician after leaders debate

Dawn Butler ‘embarrassed’ to be a politician after leaders debate

The Labour MP said last night’s leadership debate was “embarrassing” for the profession.

Monday, June 3, 2019

Monday, June 3, 2019

Nigel Farage: Donald Trump ‘wants Brexit to happen’

Nigel Farage: Donald Trump ‘wants Brexit to happen’

Nigel Farage said Donald Trump has “every reason to get involved” in Brexit, during his three day state visit to Britain.

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Dawn Butler to John Cleese: 'How does it feel to be an immigrant?'

Dawn Butler to John Cleese: 'How does it feel to be an immigrant?'

Comedian John Cleese is “trying to defend the indefensible”, according to Labour MP Dawn Butler.

Monday, April 29, 2019

Monday, April 29, 2019

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Dawn Butler: Premier League 'should be ashamed of themselves'

Dawn Butler: Premier League 'should be ashamed of themselves'

The shadow women's minister criticised the Premier League for refusing to move a men's football match to accommodate a women's one.

Monday, April 15, 2019

Monday, April 15, 2019

Dawn Butler defends David Lammy over Nazi party remark

Dawn Butler defends David Lammy over Nazi party remark

Dawn Butler defends David Lammy over Nazi party remark

The shadow women’s minister has defended fellow Labour MP David Lammy after he refused to back down for comparing the European Research Group to the Nazi party.

Monday, March 18, 2019

Monday, March 18, 2019

Dawn Butler MP: Comic Relief ‘always shows black people as poor’

Dawn Butler MP: Comic Relief ‘always shows black people as poor’

Dawn Butler MP: Comic Relief ‘always shows black people as poor’

Labour MP Dawn Butler has accused charities like Comic Relief of “always showing black people as being poor and impoverished”.

Monday, March 11, 2019

Monday, March 11, 2019

Dawn Butler: ‘We have to have compassion’ for ISIS children

Dawn Butler: ‘We have to have compassion’ for ISIS children

Labour frontbencher Dawn Butler has accused Sajid Javid’s of using so-called ‘ISIS brides’ as “pawns” in his bid to become Conservative leader.

Monday, March 4, 2019

Monday, March 4, 2019

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Dawn Butler: Theresa May 'a danger to democracy'

Dawn Butler: Theresa May 'a danger to democracy'

Labour frontbencher Dawn Butler said the Prime Minister’s attempts to “bribe” Labour MPs to vote for her deal were a danger to British democracy.

Monday, February 25, 2019

Monday, February 25, 2019

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Dawn Butler: Labour ‘unfairly scapegoated’ over antisemitism

Dawn Butler: Labour ‘unfairly scapegoated’ over antisemitism

The Labour Party is being “unfairly scapegoated” over accusations of institutional antisemitism, shadow cabinet member Dawn Butler said today.

Monday, February 18, 2019

Monday, February 18, 2019

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Dawn Butler: Labour resignations are a 'gift for the Tories'

Dawn Butler: Labour resignations are a 'gift for the Tories'

The resignation of seven Labour MPs this morning is a "gift for the Tories", Labour frontbencher Dawn Butler told talkRADIO today.

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Dawn Butler: 'Knife crime could have reduced if Labour rolled out anti-stab knives'

Dawn Butler: 'Knife crime could have reduced if Labour rolled out anti-stab knives'

Dawn Butler: 'Knife crime could have reduced with anti-stab knives'

The Labour MP for Brent, Dawn Butler, has said that if anti-stab knives had been rolled out during the last Labour government, violent crime might have reduced

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Theresa May's LGBT Action Plan is not enough to tackle hate crime, says Dawn Butler MP

Theresa May's LGBT Action Plan is not enough to tackle hate crime, says Dawn Butler MP

PM's LGBT Action Plan is not enough to tackle hate crime, says Dawn Butler MP

Theresa May will release an LGBT Action Plan this summer intended to improve the lives of LGBT people in the UK, but Labour's Dawn Butler slammed the plans

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Dawn Butler, seen here with Jeremy Corbyn, criticised Theresa May this morning

100 Women: Theresa May has done huge damage to women, says Corbynista Dawn Butler

Theresa May has done huge damage to women, says Corbynista Dawn Butler

Butler says the fight for equality goes on - and says she hopes Labour one day has a female leader

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Toby Young has been appointed to the Government's new university watchdog

Jeremy Corbyn supporters round on Toby Young after university watchdog appointment

Corbynistas round on Toby Young after key university appointment

Critics focus on Young's admission that he once dressed as a woman to seduce lesbians

Friday, October 7, 2016

Friday, October 7, 2016

Jeremy Corbyn is trying to say 'it's all lovely and diverse' with the appointment of Dawn Butler, says Telegraph editor

'Jeremy Corbyn and his faction wouldn't let Tony Blair anywhere near Labour - they view him as Satan'

'Corbyn's faction wouldn't allow Blair to come back - they view him as Satan'

The Telegraph's assistant comment editor Asa Bennett said Corbyn has turned Labour into a joke but Blair's only chance of a comeback is through a breakaway party.

'I think Jeremy Corbyn is reaching out to members from all sides', in his front bench reshuffle, says MP Dawn Butler

LISTEN Jeremy Corbyn's new shadow BME minister Dawn Butler suffers car-crash interview with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Jeremy Corbyn's new shadow minister Dawn Butler has car-crash interview

Jeremy Corbyn has reshuffled his front bench, appointing Dawn Butler as the new shadow minister for diverse communities

Friday, June 24, 2016

Friday, June 24, 2016

Dawn Butler and Ayesha Hazarika MBE talk about the momentous EU referendum results

Dawn Butler MP and Ayesha Hazarika MBE talk about the momentous EU referendum results

Dawn Butler MP and Ayesha Hazarika MBE talk about the EU referendum results

The duo joined Yasmeen Khan in the wake of the vote which will see the UK leave the EU