Every child will have access to mental health support at school under an £ 845 million-a- year Labor pledge, revealed today in the Mirror.
Qualified counsellors will be recruited for all schools under new plans, Mr Corbyn said, saying young people aren’t getting the help they need.
PUSH THE BUTTON
Meanwhile in the excruciating interview, the refused to say whether Labor will use nuclear weapons if it got into power.
She said: “Nobody knows how they will use it whether they would use it because it has such extraordinary force and millions of people can be killed.
“If we are in circumstances where we are under threat it’s impossible for any human to say whether they would be able to kill millions.”
Ms Thornberry said Margaret Thatcher and other politicians refused to say whether they would hit the nuclear button if they had to.
The Labor boss Jeremy Corbyn has said in the past he would never use it.
When asked what Britain and Jeremy Corbyn would do if a country threatened to bomb London, she replied: “Who knows?”
Johnny Mercer, Defense Minister hit back at the interview this morning.
He said: “If Jeremy Corbyn is unable to make crucial decisions to keep our country safe, he is not fit to be Prime Minister.
“The fact that the Shadow Foreign Secretary is openly speculating that her leader could be overruled by a committee on a matter as fundamental as using our nuclear deterrent shows just how weak Jeremy Corbyn really is. Even his closest colleagues don’t trust him. ”
‘WHAT A DISGRACE’
It comes after Jeremy Corbyn was slammed for failing to show to a Festival of Remembrance to honor Brit hero soldiers over the weekend.
The Labor leader’s absence sparked outrage among members of the public – who blast the move as “a spectacular own goal” by the party.
Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry was at the event but no shows by Corbyn and his right hand man John McDonnell left many furious.
HMM, GIVE ME A MINUTE
Labor’s Shadow Foreign Secretary Emily Thornberry has been on the airwaves today.
She was asked what, if any, of Britain’s military missions the leftie boss has supported.
She admitted she couldn’t think of any off the top of her head…
NO TIME TO WASTE
Or is there? The i newspaper reports today that the Tory manifesto isn’t anywhere near being published.
Instead they will unveil policies throughout the campaign to try and get more media coverage.
Labor are set to launch theirs next week after a special summit of the party at the weekend.
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