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The Politics of Imagination: Some Twitter Reaction

To accompany full article, The Politics of Imagination: Green Party Empowered by Conference Speech An activist imagining what the Deputy Leader result could mean for Green politics: .@TheGreenParty is the first English Party to have a BME Deputy leader. Progress

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West Hendon Estate Direct Action: First Small Victory

On Saturday 13 September, residents came out in force to assert their claim to be able to live in a peaceful, clean neighbourhood, without the noise and pollution impact of construction work on their doorstep. The neighbourhood was West Hendon

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Posted in Democratic Politics, Natural World

National Demonstration in Pictures: Stop the Massacre in Gaza 26 July 2014

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Posted in Democratic Politics, International

Cricklewood Cries Out Against Facism: Because We’re Human Beings

On 19 July 2014, a small ragbag of far right nationalists and Islamophobes (under the banner of the South East Alliance) returned to Cricklewood, ostensibly to protest at an office of the Muslim Brotherhood at 133 Broadway (which police have

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Opening Address to Association of Green Councillors: Political Vocation and Internal Motivation

Main points made: Green Politics not a career but a vocation GM crops partly brought me into the Green Party. We’ve reached a tipping point in terms of climate change because we’re running out of time. Great discussion today about

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PRIDE 2014: Rained Out Riot of Colour

Fantastic diversity at the London Pride 2014 on 28 June. No dampening of spirits or resolve of purpose, despite the heavy rain. GP LGBTIQ Greens also joined the march.

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No To Austerity March in Pictures: A Peaceful Riot of Colour

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Green Party Spokesperson expresses Alarm at renewed Crisis in Iraq and urges Nonviolent Solutions

Green Party spokesperson Dr Shahrar Ali expresses alarm at the renewed crisis in Iraq and urges Nonviolent Solutions. Dr Shahrar Ali, Green Party spokesperson on international affairs said: “We condemn the attacks upon civilians being prosecuted in the name of

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Posted in Democratic Politics, International

London Green Party and Jean Lambert at City Hall: The People, Baby and Party Prevail (Again)

Fighting elections for the Green Party is not something one goes into lightly. There isn’t even a verb that captures the spirit of what’s at stake for us – and I don’t just mean because we are a party of

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Posted in Democratic Politics, Photographs

Meltdown: Brent Lib Dems and Brent Libraries

@Tony_McNulty @MapesburyGreen LIBRARIES @BrentLabour islington 11 lambeth 10 harrow 10 camden 9 haringey 9 waltham fors 10 BRENT MELTDOWN 6 — Shahrar Ali (@ShahrarAli) May 23, 2014  

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