Caroline Lucas set to defend freedom of movement.
Tory plans to cut net migration to 100,000 could cost the Treasury billions, according to the Greens. Co-leader Caroline
Natalie Bennett aims to become the North's first Green Party MP by taking Sheffield Central from Labour in the next General Election. And it's easy to see why she feels Sheffield would be a good fit.
'Wombs before brains.'
She and Davidson both lamented the way Sturgeon’s news about how she dealt with the grief of miscarrying was trailed. The
The low-level (and good natured) state of the Green race is not for lack of candidates - there are seven potential victors, or six leadership 'options', with Lambeth's Jonathan Bartley and Brighton-based Caroline Lucas MP running on a joint ticket...
We need to hand the power to the people. That clearly means, in the immediate future, a general election. And then it means profound electoral reform - a fair voting system that produces a government that reflects the will of the people. That means proportional representation. It means an elected House of Lords. It means a will to ensure a society in which no one is left hungry, no one homeless, no one stranded without hope of a decent life. It means a society that lives within the environmental limits of our one fragile planet.
When it comes to planning to rebalance the British economy away from our dangerous, unproductive reliance on the financial sector, the model of German banking, with regional and local banks that fund and support small and medium enterprises for the long haul has a lot to offer. Of course we can also work with knowledge and skills from other parts of the world outside the EU, but by being already partners, members of the same union, the impetus for cooperation is stronger, the frameworks clearer, the funding available for cross-EU work ready for applications.
They're better off in the EU, as we're better off with stronger policies for sustainable agriculture and fisheries to secure our future food supply that come from being part of the EU where these industries are a central part of political concerns.
For us the power of working together is about job sharing, harnessing the power of collective action at the grassroots of our party and starting a democratic revolution. Time is up for the two-party system - we want to seize this moment to create a new kind of politics that can in turn reclaim and reshape Britain - addressing both the cost of living crisis and the quality of life crisis too.