Archives: Trade

Swapping dinner for crisps? There’s a reason Brexit metaphors are all about food

Writing for the New Statesman (Staggers) Molly explores why there are so many Brexit metaphors about food and warns that the Brextremists are keen to dilute food and environmental regulations.

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Green MEP questions whether Fox’s ‘global Britain’ compatible with meeting Paris climate goals

Molly has challenged International Trade secretary Liam Fox over whether his aim for new trade deals with countries outside and beyond the EU is consistent with the UK’s climate commitments.

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The Brexiteers’ trade fantasies are crashing down around their ears

Molly writes for the Guardian on how Brexiteers fantasies on trade deals post-Brexit are full of political bluster and bravado.

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European Parliament vote in favour of arms embargo on Saudi Arabia

Molly has welcomed support from MEPs for a Green reports calling for an embargo on arms exports to Saudi Arabia.

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Letter to Trade Commissioner and Commission President on exploitation of Amazon reserve

Molly has written to the EU Commission urging it to use a new trade deal between Latin American countries and the EU to prevent further destruction of the Amazon rainforest.

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