Emily Thornberry


Emily Thornberry born Guildford, Surrey, England July 27, 1960. Labour Party politician, member of Parliament 2005; shadow Foreign Secretary 2016; human rights lawyer; leader Stop the War Coalition against Iraq War 2003; longtime supporter of CND questioned Trident missile; condemned war on Libya “reckless”; moved ending support of Yemen War 2016; condemned US missile strike on Syria 2017.


"For Donald Trump to be taking unilateral action without consulting anyone else, I am concerned is simply going to escalate an already dreadful and tragic war. . . What we do not need is any more bombing, what we do not need is any more war.” (Telegraph, April 7, 2017 photo newstatesman.com)