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Deputy Leader Shahrar Ali speech to Spring Conference 2015: Climate Change and Green Leadership

Here are some recordings and twitter reaction to my Green Party speech to Spring 2015 Conference. On Climate Change and Green Leadership. Audio recording: complete with “We’re Alright!” gag. Now @ShahrarAli, the other deputy leader doing a Kinnock impression “we’re

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Posted in Climate Change, Democratic Politics, Elections, Natural World

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

Shahrar Ali Interview on Air Pollution and EU Limits

Shahrar Ali, Green Party spokesperson and candidate for the European Parliament, interview on high levels of air pollution in London which exceed European regulations. Shahrar talks about London as the worst capital city in Europe for air pollution preaches and

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Shahrar Ali interview with Tariq Ramadan: How can Muslims respond to the Challenge of Climate Change?

In a far-ranging interview, Shahrar Ali, spokesperson for the Green Party, debates with Tariq Ramadan on how Muslims can respond to the challenge of climate change. They discuss what resources Islam has to argue for greater stewardship of the earth,

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Posted in Democratic Politics, Green Economics, Natural World

Brent Climate Change Meeting: What’s the Solution to Unanimty amongst Friends?

On the evening of 20 February 2014, in a primary school meeting hall in Wembley, environmentalists raised a number of topics at the meeting of Brent Campaign against Climate Change. They spoke about the threat from unabated anthropogenic climate change; the

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Autumnal Leaves and St Andrews Church

Wonderful foilage, foreground, taken on 11 November 2012. The spectacular church itself, background, was moved, yes moved and rebuilt, from Wells Street in Marylebone (originally built 1847) to Kingsbury in 1933. A fine description appears here. Excerpt: The new church of ST. ANDREW was

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Frog on Allotment

This frog was found on my allotment and placed on to the nearest pond leaf. I think it’s going to have a happy time!

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