Mair guilty of Cox murder – but far-right terror risk is rising
Thursday 24th Nov 2016
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
THE man accused of murdering Labour MP Jo Cox refused to give evidence yesterday at the Old Bailey.
Thomas Mair, 53, allegedly stabbed and shot the mother-of-two outside her constituency surgery in Birstall, West Yorkshire, a week before May’s EU referendum.
Wednesday 23rd Nov 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
THE man accused of murdering Labour MP Jo Cox had a Third Reich eagle ornament and a large collection of neonazi literature in his bedroom, a court heard yesterday.
Thomas Mair, 53, is on trial for allegedly shooting and stabbing the Remain campaigner, a mother-oftwo, outside her...
Tuesday 22nd Nov 2016
JO COX murder eyewitness Darren Playford dialled 999 as the killing took place and told the operator: “There’s hell on, it’s chaos,” the Old Bailey heard yesterday.
Jurors heard a recording of the call as the trial of Ms Cox’s suspected killer Thomas Mair...
Friday 18th Nov 2016
THE husband of murdered Labour MP Jo Cox said yesterday that he does not believe the Leave campaigns ahead of the EU referendum were connected to her death.
Brendan Cox said he felt the referendum had caused “heightened tension” but that he did not think that the campaign...
Monday 31st Oct 2016
While fascists lose deposits in Batley and Spen by-election
Saturday 22nd Oct 2016
TRACY BRABIN has won the Batley & Spen by-election to replace her murdered friend Jo Cox, but bereaved husband Brendan Cox’s victory tweet encapsulated what was at stake in the contest.
“Great to see all the purveyors of hate lose their deposits,” he tweeted.
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
RACISTS and fascists crawled out of the woodwork yesterday to contest a by-election for the seat of murdered Labour MP Jo Cox.
Labour is expected to win the multicultural Batley and Spen parliamentary constituency in West Yorkshire.
Ms Cox was a dedicated anti-racist. She...
Friday 21st Oct 2016
THE man accused of murdering Labour MP Jo Cox refused to speak yesterday when asked to enter pleas at the Old Bailey.
Thomas Mair, 53, allegedly shot and stabbed the 41-year-old outside her constituency surgery in Birstall, near Leeds, in June.
He is charged with Ms Cox’s...
Wednesday 5th Oct 2016
by Peter Lazenby
THOUSANDS of people gathered at more than 80 events across Britain over the weekend to celebrate the life of Labour MP Jo Cox.
Ms Cox died after being shot and stabbed in the streets of her Batley and Spen constituency in West...
Monday 5th Sep 2016