Archives: Political reform

Greens condemn ‘privileged male elite’ contest for European Parliament President

Molly says we will all have to endure a testosterone-fuelled contest between the two largest groups in the European Parliament.

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Austria’s quiet Green victory, trading in the politics of hope not fear

Molly writes for the Guardian on how the victory of a former Green Party leader as president of Austria over his far-right rival is cause for hope.

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Response to the idea of ‘associate citizenship’ of the EU

Whilst the idea of ‘associate citizenship’ of the EU is appealing to many people, Molly has concerns over citizenship being something that can be purchased without any corresponding responsibilities.

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Greens secure vote to end revolving door

Greens have secured the support of the European Parliament for a report on declarations of interests of European Commissioners.

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UK at crossroads on tackling tax avoidance, says Green MEP

Molly has welcomed moves by the European Commission to tackle corporate tax avoidance but warns the UK is in danger of becoming one of the globe’s leading tax havens post-Brexit.

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