Hannah Clare
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Co Chair of the Young Greens of England and Wales, based in Essex.

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This Referendum Campaign Has Been Dreadful - But We Still Desperately Need to Win

(14) Comments | Posted 20 June 2016 | (00:00)

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I'll be blunt - I'm absolutely sick of this referendum campaign. I'm sick of hearing about the "£350m a week" we send to Brussels, which is patently a lie but the Brexiters keep on with it anyway; I'm sick of parades...

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As Young People, We Must Fight for the Europe of the Future

(2) Comments | Posted 19 November 2015 | (09:26)

Last night, a huge victory was won in Parliament: peers in the House of Lords voted to allow 16- and 17-year-olds a vote in the upcoming referendum on Britain's membership of the EU. This isn't just a victory for the 1.5million young people who will - if, as looks likely,...

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Government - Please Don't Sell Off My Debt!

(2) Comments | Posted 10 November 2013 | (20:27)

One of the best things in the world is a student loan. It comes in 3 times a year, paying me and my university and means that thousands of students who wouldn't be able to without it, are able to go to University. Better still, it's a low interest loan...

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'Rate Your Shag' Appears and Then Disappears From Facebook

(0) Comments | Posted 29 May 2013 | (01:57)

I was pretty horrified when I began to see pages like 'Rate your shag' and 'Tell Him/Her' show up on my newsfeed.

There's been a trend recently of University-specific pages showing up for me. With pages like 'Spotted' blowing up so much that there are multiple ones for my...

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A Good Degree Is All About Balance

(0) Comments | Posted 23 April 2013 | (13:04)

A few weeks ago someone said to me that they didn't know how I found time to breathe. Sometimes I ponder the same question.

Having made myself sound incapable to keep myself alive, I should probably clarify. I'm currently studying for a combined honours degree and a member of...

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