Molly comments on Oxfam’s latest report on the EU’s tax haven blacklist which is expected to give several UK tax havens a clean bill of health.
Molly has supported a call for a cross-committee inquiry into Facebook interference in the EU referendum campaign.
Molly has slammed the government for offering a ‘bribe’ to Brexit voting Labour constituencies while constituencies of loyal Tory MPs in the South West will lose out.
An impressive panel will join Molly at Westminster next Tuesday to discuss how to protect our democracy from disinformation and manipulation spread through Facebook.
MEPs have challenged the international trade secretary to publish a list of countries that have agreed to continue trading with the UK as if it were an EU country during the transition period.
Following on from this week’s report from the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport select committee which denounces Facebook and its executives as “digital gangsters”, a new report documenting the role of Facebook in abuses of personal data for political purposes will be launched this Thursday in the European Parliament. A panel at the launch will … Read moreNew Facebook report documenting spread of disinformation comes hot on the heels of DCMS select committee report
This report examines the role Facebook has played in abuses of personal data for political purposes and the spread of disinformation and makes policy recommendations to ensure that such abuses are curtailed in future.
Molly reflects on the decision by Honda, one of the region’s most important employers, to close their Swindon factory with the loss of 3,500 jobs.
Commenting on news that the Swindon Honda car plant will close with the loss of 3,500 jobs, Molly who is MEP for the region, said: “If true, this news represents a terrible day for the 3,500 workers at the Swindon plant and their families and my thoughts are with them at this worrying time. Concerns … Read moreGreen MEP responds to Swindon Honda closure shock
Molly has co-ordinated a letter to Theresa May, signed by three of the South West’s MEPs, asking her to urgently bring forward a proposal to replace the lost EU funding.