Archives: February 2017

Farming Policy After Brexit: a report by Simon Fairlie

The objective of this report is to identify policy options that as far as possible provide environmental, social and economic benefits: Environmental: protection and improvement of soils; enhancement of biodiversity; protection of valued landscapes and wildlife habitats; reduction of carbon emissions, and increased sequestration of carbon; reduction of artificial fertilizer use coupled with more efficient […]

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Response to Blair’s Brexit speech

Blair has spun and lied and we have learnt not to trust him. Yet on Brexit he spoke the truth, says Molly in response to Tony Blair’s Brexit speech.

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Brexit Britain should beware the trade policies of Justin Trudeau

Molly writes for Staggers (New Statesman) on how she is not taken in by the charm offensive by Canadian prime minister. He is pushing for the damaging EU-Canada CETA trade deal, something Greens have always opposed.

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Greens accuse Socialists of failure to stand up to corporate power as MEPs vote to support CETA trade deal

Molly accuses Labour MEPs of caving in to corporate power and letting down the citizens of Europe by voting in favour of CETA.

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Green MEP shocked at steep rise in hate crime, but welcomes response of ‘tolerant majority’

Molly has expressed shock at the steep rise in hate crimes across the South West, saying it shows the vote to leave the EU and the election of Donald Trump has ‘emboldened racists and bigots’.

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