Green Manifesto Sets Out Our Vision of a Fairer Society | Natalie Bennett

We want to create a Britain that cares. But it is also based on a fundamental principle that the other parties deny and ignore: the need for us to build a stable and sustainable society that protects our planet now and for future generations. This is a new kind of politics. It’s an end to the business-as-usual politics that accepts the economy and society being … Continue reading Green Manifesto Sets Out Our Vision of a Fairer Society | Natalie Bennett

“More than one million people used food banks last year” – Natalie Bennett

On 22nd April Natalie Bennett, Leader of The Green Party, speaking at Sheffield Students’ Union she said: “Britain is the sixth richest country in the world- and it’s a country now becoming as known for its food banks as it is for its football. Today’s figures from the Trussell Trust are as saddening as they are unsurprising. More families that ever before are relying on … Continue reading “More than one million people used food banks last year” – Natalie Bennett

“I think it’s vital that we put the next generation at the heart of our policies – and I’m proud that the Green Party does that.” – Amelia Womack

The Green Party Youth Manifesto contains pledges which will: -Create 2,000 new Young People’s Centres -Invest an extra £1.1 billion annual funding in youth services -Scrap tuition fees -Bring back Educational Maintenance Allowance -Scrap benefits caps and sanctions   At the launch event, 20th April,  Green Party leader Natalie Bennett and deputy leader Amelia Womack spoke to young people about the election and set out … Continue reading “I think it’s vital that we put the next generation at the heart of our policies – and I’m proud that the Green Party does that.” – Amelia Womack