Caroline Lucas criticises the government for not prioritising climate change

Following news that climate change was not one of Theresa May’s key priorities for the G20 summit, Caroline Lucas has spoken out to say it is “extremely disappointing” – especially as she is set for a bilateral with Donald Trump. … Continue reading Caroline Lucas criticises the government for not prioritising climate change

11% of women report discrimination at work after having babies

The government commissioned a report in 2015 which revealed 11% of new mothers report discrimination at work as a result of having a baby. The reasons range from being dismissed, made redundant though others weren’t, or treated badly so they … Continue reading 11% of women report discrimination at work after having babies

“Bumbling Boris” dodges Caroline Lucas’s question about arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Caroline Lucas, co-Leader of the Green Party and MP for Brighton Pavillion, proudly tweeted that “bumbling Boris” was “a little defensive” after she asked him whether he is proud that the UK sells weapons to Saudi Arabia. Johnson replied instead … Continue reading “Bumbling Boris” dodges Caroline Lucas’s question about arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Scottish Greens MSP says Tory-DUP deal is ‘an insult’ and calls for David Mundell to resign

Patrick Harvie, Co-covener of the Scottish Greens Party, has slammed the Tory-DUP deal as “an insult” saying: “Investment in health, education and infrastructure are urgently needed, but that must mean an end to Tory cuts everywhere, not just in exchange … Continue reading Scottish Greens MSP says Tory-DUP deal is ‘an insult’ and calls for David Mundell to resign

Michael Gove is ‘ill-equipped for the role’ of Environment Secretary, claims Caroline Lucas and other environmental campaigners

Theresa May “reshuffled” her cabinet this weekend, following the disastrous election results which saw a number of Tory MPs losing their seats. Michael Gove was given the position of Environment Secretary in a surprising move, after he was sacked by … Continue reading Michael Gove is ‘ill-equipped for the role’ of Environment Secretary, claims Caroline Lucas and other environmental campaigners