Politics

Glyphosate is used as a weedkiller in many urban spaces but evidence suggests it is having a harmful effect on the workers that spray it and the already depleted nature that exists in our cities. Green London Assembly Member Caroline Russell, who had a motion passed in the London Assembly to cease the application of glyphosate on city land, explains how banning the powerful herbicide in the UK can improve the health of our cities.

Molly Scott Cato says the time is now to move to a proportional voting system
Northern Ireland is ‘fearful’ of Boris Johnson marching the UK towards a no-deal Brexit, says Malachai O’Hara
205 out of the UK’s 408 principal authorities have made the commitment
Welsh Greens say decision to stand aside in the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election to beat Tories has been “vindicated”
Green MEP Scott Ainslie sets out why we need to Remain to fight inequality and tackle the climate emergency
The impartiality of the civil service is under threat following the leak of comments made by the British Ambassador to the US
A new Policy Exchange report calling for increased surveillance on environmentalist activism has been criticised
Don’t despair at Johnson – get involved in politics, says Green Party co-leader