Molly writes for the Guardian on how grassroots movements are challenging the might of corporations over the TTIP and CETA trade deals but how Brexit risks the UK government signing up to even worse.
Molly has criticised as ‘vacuous’ comments made by Defra secretary Andrea Leadsom about the future of food and farming.
Molly is warning that a trade deal being negotiated between Canada and the EU poses a serious threat to South West food producers.
Molly has welcomed the collapse of the TTIP trade deal but has warned the UK could seek to implement similar damaging deals post Brexit.
Molly is warning that as the TTIP trade deal looks ever more fragile, the UK may seek to enter into its own even more damaging agreement with the US.
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Writing for Business Green, Molly argues the UK will be in a better position to protect its strategic industries and pursue high environmental standards if it remains within the EU.
Molly says new relvelations about TTIP confirm Greens’ fears that the on-going EU-US trade deal is simply a corporate power grab.
Molly sets out why she believes that a vote to remain in the EU provides the best chance at defeating this toxic trade deal.
Molly has pointed to a new German study as further evidence that TTIP could devastate agriculture in the South West.