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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

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

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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Posted in Democratic Politics

Policing by Consent not Water Cannon: Green Speech

On 24 February 2014, Shahrar Ali addressed a meeting in London convened by Defend the Right to Protest to discuss the threat to civil liberties of the proposal to equip the police with water cannon for the first time in mainland

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Posted in Democratic Politics

Baroness Jones addresses Young Greens on Air Pollution

On 3 August 2013, it was perhaps fitting that Baroness Jones AM made her speech as newly appointed Green peer at Speakers’ Corner, that place born out of the struggle for civil liberties in Victorian Britain; for rights of assembly

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Posted in Democratic Politics, Photographs, Transport
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