Entries by Natalie Bennett from 02/2013

After Gay Marriage, the Next Step Should Be Heterosexual Partnerships

| Posted 02.06.2013 | UK Politics

MPs have acknowledged that civil partnerships don't meet all couples' needs - now they need to go a step further, and acknowledge that marriage doesn't meet the needs of all heterosexual couples.

Not Making the Grade: The Decades of Failure of British Government Schools Policy

| Posted 02.13.2013 | UK Politics

I loved learning about lungfish. But I don't want to force them into the curriculum. Schooling is an area of government policy subject to a peculiar ...

The Environmental Crisis Is an Economic Opportunity

| Posted 02.24.2013 | UK Politics

All too often I'm told that now's not the time to raise environmental issues. Of course it is tough for voters not sure where tomorrow's lunch money or next week's rent is coming from to think beyond those pressing personal problems, but the fact is there are many immediate environmental issues that demand our attention now.