Diane Abbott Quotes

You can't defend the indefensible - anything you say sounds self-serving and hypocritical... view

By: Diane Abbott

The honest truth is that if this government were to propose the massacre of the first-born, it would still have no difficulty in getting it through the Commons... view

By: Diane Abbott

My mother liked Jim Reeves. I hated his records. He was unbearable... view

By: Diane Abbott

My London constituency in Hackney has one of the highest levels of gun crime in the country. But the problem is no longer confined to inner city areas. Gun crime has spread to communities all over Britain... view

By: Diane Abbott

Gun crime is a major cause of fear and distress throughout the UK. The problem is deeply entrenched in a wide range of social and cultural factors and therefore not an isolated issue... view

By: Diane Abbott