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All 6 results for jeremy corbyn speaker:Jim Shannon

Children’S Future Food Report (27 Jun 2019)

Jim Shannon: ...daisies—if we poke it with a daisy, it will not move, because daisies have no strength. I say this with respect to Opposition colleagues—they may agree with me and they may not—but of course Jeremy Corbyn would make the matter worse, with his Marxist manifesto—

Backbench Business: Victims of Libyan-sponsored IRA Terrorism: Compensation — [Joan Ryan in the Chair] (13 Sep 2016)

Jim Shannon: .... I commend the hon. Member for South Suffolk (James Cartlidge) for the way he set the scene. I was keen to see whether Labour, under its new leader the right hon. Member for Islington North (Jeremy Corbyn), would see this as a priority, but obviously it does not. The right hon. Gentleman has shown an interest in the IRA in Northern Ireland in the past, but from a different perspective....

[Sir Roger Gale in the Chair] — Backbench Business — US-UK Mutual Defence Agreement (6 Nov 2014)

Jim Shannon: ...that it is the opinion of the vast majority of my constituents and the people I speak to in relation to nuclear weapons and nuclear power. What wit does the hon. Member for Islington North (Jeremy Corbyn) give to the opinion of my constituents who tell me that nuclear ownership is a deterrent?

[Mr James Gray in the Chair] — Human Rights: Saudi Arabia (24 Jun 2014)

Jim Shannon: ..., they said “for practising Christianity”. Later, under mounting international pressure, the charge was changed to “mixing with the opposite sex”. The hon. Member for Islington North (Jeremy Corbyn) commented on migrant workers. Many of these people have a Christian belief and are being persecuted directly and indirectly for that. These are only a few of the many instances of...

[Mr George Howarth in the Chair] — Backbench Business — Political and Human Rights (African Great Lakes) (13 May 2014)

Jim Shannon: I congratulate the hon. Member for Islington North (Jeremy Corbyn) on bringing this matter to Westminster Hall for consideration and on giving us all an opportunity to participate in the debate and to underline further some of the things that he spoke about very clearly in his presentation. It is always good for us in the House to be aware of things that are happening elsewhere in the world...

[Mr Andrew Turner in the Chair] — Conflict Prevention (21 Jun 2011)

Jim Shannon: the insatiable demand of China for the world’s resources. Today’s press underlines again the fact that China’s demand is outstripping supply. Does the hon. Member for Islington North (Jeremy Corbyn) agree that China’s emergence as a world power causes great concern for Africa in particular, but also for other parts of the world?

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