Philip Davies

Owen Jones Joins Forces With Momentum To Oust Tory Cabinet Ministers

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 16.08.2017 | UK Politics

Corbynista campaigners Momentum have joined forces with journalist Owen Jones in a bid to oust senior Tory MPs from their seats. Momentum’s Unseat ...

People Are Devastated That Anti-Feminist Philip Davies Has Actually Been Reelected

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK

Feminists and local campaigners have been left “devastated” after Tory politician Philip Davies was reelected as MP in Shipley - despite earlier r...

Tory Philip Davies Slammed For Saying Men Are Minority Because They Suffer Less Domestic Violence

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 24.04.2017 | UK

Tory MP Philip Davies has been slammed for arguing men are a vulnerable minority when it comes to domestic violence during a heated exchange with Wome...

Sophie Walker To Stand Against 'National Disgrace' Philip Davies

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 23.04.2017 | UK

Sophie Walker has announced she will stand against “national embarrassment” Philip Davies in the General Election. Walker, a journalist who became...

Tory MP Philip Davies: I Have 16,000 Twitter Followers, All Of Whom Hate Me

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK

A Tory MP has revealed that joining Twitter was “one of the worst things I did in my life”. Philip Davies complained in a Parliamentary debate on ...

Tory MP Accused Of Trying To Block New Laws On Animal Cruelty And Domestic Violence

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK

A Tory MP has sparked fury having been accused of trying to ‘talk out’ a range of bills on violence against women, animal cruelty and veterans’ ...

Tory MP Talks For Over An Hour In Bid To Derail Domestic Violence Bill

The Huffington Post | Martha Gill | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK Politics

A Tory MP spoke for an hour and 20 minutes in the House of Commons on Friday in an attempt to block a bill on violence against women. In a lengthy spe...

Tory MP Who Campaigned Against 'Feminist Zealots' Elected To Parliament's Women's Committee

The Huffington Post | Martha Gill | Posted 15.12.2016 | UK Politics

A Tory MP who has campaigned against “feminist zealots” has been elected to the Parliamentary committee responsible for scrutinising the Governmen...

Tory MP Derided For Revealing Why He'd Vote For Donald Trump 'In A Heartbeat'

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 30.09.2016 | UK

A Tory MP has revealed he would opt for Donald Trump if he had a vote in the US presidential election, praising the Republican’s opposition to “po...

The Waugh Zone September 30, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 30.09.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Friday September 30… 1) BOTHER THERESA On Question Time last night, David Dimbleby pointed to an old g...

‘Militant Feminists Are Being Pandered To By Politically Correct Men’ Complains Tory MP Philip Davies

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.08.2016 | UK

Politically correct males are pandering to “militant feminists” who want to have their cake and eat it, a Tory MP has told a men’s rights confer...

MPs Move To Stop Filibustering In

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 18.04.2016 | UK Politics

MPs spending hours talking down the clock in the Commons to stop Bills becoming law could soon be a thing of the past. Parliament’s Procedure Commit...

8 Ridiculous Crimes This Tory MP Wants Foreigners Deported For

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 12.03.2016 | UK

Tory MP Philip Davies has backed a law that would see foreign offenders deported for first time offences. His colleague who supported the move, Philip...

Article 50 Underlines the Risks of Britain Leaving the EU

Will Straw | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK Politics
Will Straw

When leave campaigners stand up and complain about Article 50, ask yourselves why they have changed their tune. It is because they do not want the very real risk of Britain leaving Europe to be the focus of the debate.

Tory MP Shocks Commons By Naming Woman In Trial As Abu Hamza's Daughter In-Law

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 05.02.2016 | UK

A Tory MP shocked the House of Commons today after revealing that a Moroccan woman with a criminal record whose fight against deportation has been boo...

We Need to Defend the DfID Budget and Make Sure It Is Used for International Development

Diane Abbott | Posted 12.01.2017 | UK Politics
Diane Abbott

Prime Minister Questions last week saw Conservative MP Philip Davies argue (sadly echoing the comments of an MP from our own benches over the Christmas break) that money should be taken from the international development budget to pay for the much needed extra resources to deal with the consequences of the recent flooding. This is a false choice - however, it is not the only threat to Britain's international development budget.

Philip Davies MP: All Hail Britain's Self-Appointed Defender of the Privileged

Liz Cookman | Posted 22.11.2016 | UK Politics
Liz Cookman

That's just for starters. I have no doubt that we're looking at bright, trite and very entitled future from Mr Davies. So may I be the first to say: All hail Britain's long awaited Defender of the Privileged. He's just what our society needed.

Tory MP Philip Davies, You Totally Missed The Point About Feminism And Our Fight For Men

Poorna Bell | Posted 20.11.2016 | UK Politics
Poorna Bell

As someone who project managed our pioneering Building Modern Men series - our state-of-the-nation look at the pressures and expectations around masculinity - I can honestly say that men might have male privilege, and they might be the majority in boardrooms and parliament, but they are no less f*cked.

Tory MP Blames 'Militant Feminists' For Conflict Between Men And Women

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 19.11.2015 | UK Politics

There was not a "problem" between men and women until "militant feminists" got involved and caused trouble, according to a Conservative MP. Philip ...

Tory MP Secures International Men's Day Debate In Parliament

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 11.11.2015 | UK Politics

MPs will debate male suicide and International Men's Day next Thursday, following a campaign by Conservative MP Philip Davies. The MP for Shipley h...

Drawing a Line

Jess Phillips | Posted 01.11.2016 | UK Politics
Jess Phillips

The truth is I care deeply about fighting for women's equality and I will do all I can to use my expertise to do this in my time in Parliament. I won't apologise for that. But I also care about issues that affect men and I will do all I can to make this better too. After all I'm a woman, I can multitask.

"I'm Tough." Watch MP Jess Phillips Defy Trolls After Online Rape Threats

The Huffington Post UK | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 01.11.2015 | UK Politics

A Labour MP who received rape threats after objecting to a parliamentary "Men's Day" debate has said she will not quit social media despite the "delug...

This Tory MP's Filibuster To Block Free Hospital Parking Should Surprise No One

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 31.10.2015 | UK Politics

A Tory MP spoke for 90 minutes straight in order to block a law that would give carers free hospital parking has caused outrage - but it seems that ac...

This MP Has Been Inundated With Rape Threats - For Objecting To Men's Day Debate

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.10.2015 | UK

Labour MP Jess Phillips has spoken of her disgust after being inundated with online threats to rape and murder her. The mother-of-two tweeted on F...

Tory MP Mocks Woman's 'Pathetic' And 'Trendy Left Wing View' Over Refugee Crisis

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 03.09.2015 | UK

A Conservative MP has called a woman "pathetic" and accused her of having a "trendy left wing view" in an argument over the refugee crisis. Philip ...