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Green Party included in Election Book Series: Why Vote Green 2015

Press Release: originally posted here. The Green Party is pleased to announce its inclusion in the Why Vote book series, aimed at introducing the general reader to party policies ahead of the general election 2015. In the Greens’ edition, out

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Posted in Climate Change, Cuts, Democratic Politics, Elections, Green Economics, International, Society, Transport

Bhopal 30 Years On: City Hall Appeal

On 21 November 2014, Navin Shah AM hosted an event in City Hall to mark the 30th Anniversary of the Bhopal Chemical Disaster, supported by the Bhopal Medical Appeal, Asian Voice newspaper and Amnesty International. Representatives from community groups, businesses

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Posted in Democratic Politics, International

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

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Posted in Democratic Politics, International

Green Party Urges Cessation of Violence and End to Collective Punishment of Gazans

On 11 July Dr Shahrar Ali, Green Party spokesperson on International Affairs, commented on the crisis in Gaza: “It is with dismay and shock that we witness the latest air assaults on the Gazan population by Israel. The unconscionable kidnap and

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Posted in International

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

Green Party Calls on Protection for Snowden on World Press Freedom Day

On 3 May, London’s Green Euro-MP Jean Lambert called on the UK to offer US whistle-blower Edward Snowden a home and protection from prosecution on World Press Freedom Day [from UK must offer safe home to US whistleblower Snowden on

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Posted in Democratic Politics, International

Shahrar Ali sends Greetings to Newroz in Finsbury Park

On 23 March 2014, Green spokesperson Shahrar Ali addressed a gathering of over five thousand Kurdish community in Finsbury Park on the day of their Newroz celebration. Green MEP Jean Lambert, who has been active on Kurdish campaigns also issued a

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Posted in Democratic Politics, International, Photographs

Greens Meet with Daniel Ortega on Ecuador’s Transformation: Education, Biosocialism and Transition

On 10 August 2013, Green Party members met with Daniel Ortega (profile), Head of Climate Ecuador Ministry of Foreign Affairs, at the Ecuador Consulate in London (press release). Ortega spoke about the social and political revolution happening in Ecaudor, especially

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Posted in Democratic Politics, Green Economics, International

BBC demonstration: Bias in Israel-Gaza Reporting

On 19 November, peace campaigners, members of the public and representatives from across the political spectrum converged on BBC broadcasting house to protest about the perceived bias in reporting the latest conflict between Israel and Gaza. An emergency demonstration was called by Mark, a

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Posted in Democratic Politics, International
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