Jo Cox Commission calls for national strategy to combat loneliness
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…
Brendan Cox: Trump ‘spreading far-right vitriol’
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.
Jo Cox: the healing
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.
Jo Cox: Alison McGovern interview
Interview with Alison McGovern, a Labour MP and close friend of Jo Cox.
Jo Cox: ‘terrorist’ Thomas Mair jailed for murder
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.
Channel 4 News headlines, Wed 23 Nov
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.