• Published on 15 Dec 2017 Sections Politics, UK

    Christmas, so the song goes, can be the most wonderful time of the year, but it can also the loneliest. Now the government has been urged to adopt a national strategy to tackle what’s being called a “loneliness epidemic”. A cross-party commission set up by the MP Jo Cox before she was murdered says that…

  • Published on 29 Nov 2017 Sections Politics, UK, United States

    Brendan Cox, the husband of murdered Labour MP Jo Cox, has accused Donald Trump of spreading hate. His wife was murdered by a far-right extremist who reportedly shouted “Britain First” while attacking her. The group Britain First have always denied involvement in the murder.

  • Published on 23 Nov 2016 Sections Politics, UK

    The trial of Jo Cox’s killer may have ended – but for the people in this constituency the healing has a long way to go. The Labour MP was much loved here, but her murder came when Britain was on the cusp of monumental change.

  • Published on 23 Nov 2016 Sections UK

    Interview with Alison McGovern, a Labour MP and close friend of Jo Cox.

  • Published on 23 Nov 2016 Sections Politics, UK

    The police said it amounted to an act of terrorism. Thomas Mair, the neo-Nazi who shot and stabbed the MP Jo Cox here in her West Yorkshire constituency exactly one week before the EU referendum, was jailed for life at the Old Bailey today for her murder.

  • Published on 23 Nov 2016 Sections Politics, UK, World

    In the true meaning of the word, she was a patriot who showed a generosity of spirit even when facing a violent death. The words of the judge as he sentenced Jo Cox’s killer to life in prison for her murder.