Archives: Brexit

Brexit is not a good time to be a British bee

The EU is set to extend a ban on bee harming neonicotinoid pesticides – but agri-chemical lobbyists who oppose the ban have the ear of pro-Brexit Tories, writes Molly in the Ecologist.

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Government must match EU on tax transparency, says Green Party finance speaker as MEPs vote in favour of country-by-country reporting

As the European Parliament votes to support country-by-country reporting Molly has insisted that such tax transparency must form part of any post Brexit trade deal.

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Green MEP challenges Michael Gove to protect bees post-Brexit

Molly has challenged environment secretary Michael Gove to continue an EU ban on neonicotinoid pesticides, blamed for decimating bee populations, after Brexit.

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Update on EU citizenship post-Brexit

Molly updates constituents on what Brexit might mean for the rights of EU nationals in the UK and UK nationals in the EU.

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Google fined by European Commission for abuse of power

Molly responds to a 2.42bn euros (£2.1bn) fine on Google after the European Commission found it to be abusing its power by promoting its own shopping comparison service at the top of search results.

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