Archives: Equality

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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Brexit shambles driving foreign students away, says MEP

Molly has blamed Brexit for a steep decline in the number of international students coming to study in the UK.

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Green MEP accuses Labour of confused messages on freedom of movement

Molly says the bewildering array of views on free movement within Labour reveal a deeply divided Party.

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Fake Transparency: The Trend Towards ‘Secure Reading Rooms’

Molly writes for Huffington Post on how corporations are preventing access to critical information needed to help decision makers work in the public interest.

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Letter to Neven Mimica on prioritising WASH in the current development policy review

The three UK Green MEPs, Molly, Jean and Keith write to Commissioner Mimica of DG Devco, stressing the importance of WASH programmes in the current EU development policy review. The letter highlights Goal 6 of the Sustainable Development Goals, adopted by the UN in September 2016: “to ensure access to water and sanitation for all.” […]

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