Archives: October 2016

Corbyn should follow Wallonia’s lead and stand up against CETA

Molly writes for politics.co.uk on why Greens have supported Wallonia’s stand against the CETA trade agreement and how ultimately it will be the European Parliament who can block this dangerous deal.

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Westcountry welcomes mining but we should shun fracking

Poldark has revived an interest in the South West’s past and there are prospects of a revitalised mining industry in Cornwall. However, fracking must have no place in the region’s future, argues Molly; it’s time to positively embrace an energy transition.

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If we must have a ‘hard Brexit’, let’s at least make it low-carbon

Rather than protecting big business from the impact of Brexit, government should do more to support the low-carbon transition during this turbulent time, argues Molly or Business Green.

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UK at crossroads on tackling tax avoidance, says Green MEP

Molly has welcomed moves by the European Commission to tackle corporate tax avoidance but warns the UK is in danger of becoming one of the globe’s leading tax havens post-Brexit.

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Greens slam Labour MEPs for ‘dash for gas’ vote

Molly has slammed Labour for voting for a ‘dash for gas’ in the European Parliament today, saying it opens the door to fracked gas from the US.

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