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Green BME Group Launched at Spring 2015 Conference: Plus Candidate Interviews

In September 2014, in my inaugural speech as Deputy Leader, I spoke about the need for greater ethnic diversity in the party. Still, a recent GPEW survey found that ethnicity is the main area where greater effort for representation is

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Posted in Democratic Politics, Elections

Green Party Crowdfunding Success: Deputy Leader TV interview

Green Party Deputy Leader Shahrar Ali interviewed Live on Russia Today on funding for political parties and recent Green Party fundraising success ahead of General Election 2015. 19 Feb 2015. Main points: GP Governing exec approved idea and fundraiser in

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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

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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Posted in Democratic Politics

Shahrar Ali interview on Air Pollution and Public Transport: (with Media trainer)

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

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Posted in Democratic Politics, Photographs

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

Brent Greens in Support of Willesden Fire Brigade: FBU strike action

Shahrar Ali and Martin Francis standing in solidarity with Willesden Fire Brigade against the Fire Station cuts. The Green Party has been continually in support of our fire fighters. See Green Party, Darren Johnson AM and GPTU. Many drivers were signalling

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