Archives: Brexit

Response to leak of impact studies and Brexiteer reaction

Molly has accused the government of turning a war against itself into a war against the Civil Service in response to the ‘rubbishing’ of leaked Brexit impacts studies by Brexiteers.

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Green MEP calls for VAT on processed and factory farmed meat post-Brexit

Molly is calling for drastic cuts to meat consumption and an extension of VAT to cover all processed and factory farmed meat because of the industries contribution to climate change.

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Secret Brexit studies are dynamite – it’s time we all got to see them, says Green MEP

Molly has responded angrily to news that the Brexit impact studies are to be shared with a small group of cabinet ministers this week and has repeated a demand for full public disclosure.

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Neonics, Brexit and beyond

Writing for the Ecologist, Molly welcomes the expected ban on neonicotinoids to protect bees, but questions whether environment secretary Michael Gove will challenge the chemicals industry lobby and retain regulations after Brexit.

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The customs union could save Britain. Labour should support staying in

In this article for the Guardian, Molly identifies the importance of the customs union for the UK manufacturing sector and urges Labour to change tack and support remaining it it, and the single market, post-Brexit.

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