Green Party

Corbyn and May 'running scared' of TV debates, says Lucas

26 April 2017

Caroline Lucas, the Green Party co-leader, has accused both the Prime Minister and Leader of Opposition of ‘running scared’ of national television debates after Jeremy Corbyn’s spokesperson said that the Labour leader wouldn’t take part without Theresa May’s involvement. 

Caroline Lucas said:

“Both the Prime Minister and leader...Read More »

Green Party pledges to scrap tuition fees and bring back maintenance grants

26 April 2017

*Green Party launches three student policies

*Pledges to scrap tuition fees, bring back maintenance grants and protect students and universities after Brexit

*Co-leader Jonathan Bartley: “Students need a liferaft in the Brexit storm”

The Green Party will announce three policies aimed at students at an event in Sheffield...Read More »

Green Party EU spokesperson responds to Labour’s position on Brexit

25 April 2017

Responding to a speech by Keir Starmer, outlining Labour’s approach to Brexit negotiations if the Party wins the general election in June, Molly Scott Cato, Green MEP for the South West and the Party’s speaker on EU relations, said:

“A softer and more distinctive approach from Labour...Read More »

'Different tone, same Brexit' says Caroline Lucas on Labour

25 April 2017

Caroline Lucas, Green Party co-leader, has responded to Keir Starmer’s interview on the Today programme today [1].

She said:

“Though Labour’s position on the EU has improved since their Article 50 capitulation it still simply isn’t strong enough. It’s a different tone, but looks like the same Brexit.

“Labour’s...Read More »

Caroline Lucas: UKIP agenda is full-throttled Islamaphobia

24 April 2017

Caroline Lucas, the Green Party co-leader, has responded to UKIP’s ‘integration agenda’ [1]. She accused the far-right party of ‘full throttled islamaphobia’ and pledged to ‘stand up to the politics of hate’. 

Caroline Lucas, co-leader of the Green Party, said:

“UKIP’s ‘integration agenda’ is an assault on multiculturalism...Read More »

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