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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

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

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Posted in Democratic Politics, Photographs

UK Doing Nothing to Save Shaker, Everything to say Nothing: Grotesque, Kafkaesque

On 24 April 2013, Jane Ellison MP and 117,445 signatories secured a Private Members Debate in the Commons (Watch or Transcript). This was direct democracy in action, armed by MPs with a moral conscience. The e-petition, Return Shaker Aamer to

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Shaker Aamer Campaign at the House of Commons

On 29 October 2012, I attended a parliamentary meeting for the Save Shaker Aamer Campaign. Aamer’s constituency MP Jane Ellison and Caroline Lucas began by commenting on the parliamentary courses of action they had been pursuing to date. Lucas expressed

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Posted in Democratic Politics, Guantanamo
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