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Jess Phillips is MP (Labour) for Birmingham Yardley. She is the author of Everywoman: One Woman’s Truth About Speaking the Truth (Windmill)
I wouldn’t put Gavin Williamson in charge of a pot plant – the fact that our Prime Minister left him in charge of my sons literally made me weep over practice exam papers.
I have been able to take a walk with some of my girlfriends, which has been a precious relief.
The story of the fight for gender quality is littered with unlikeable feminists. But do we need to like them to recognise their role In history?
This year, more than ever, it seems an indulgence too far for legislators to have time off to drink warm wine and collect pens and mugs from the exhibition hall.
Persistence, courage and hard work have to trump libertarian neckbeards. If not, then we are all doomed.
All meetings and normal working practices are cancelled, and instead my diary fills with amendment after amendment.
Isabel Hardman’s book explores some of the fiddly, complicated and frankly unbelievable ways in which our political system works.
The Evening Standard reported that a Labour MP would be able to ask questions in response to evidence from his accuser.
I drank pints with people I’m meant to hate and wished them success. Then I left and started to follow the news.
The Labour MP for Birmingham Yardley takes us through her week.