Politics

“Johnson's likening of the Irish border to the boundary between Camden and Islington provided a jaw-dropping illustration of the Prime Minister as someone who just doesn't get it.” Deputy Leader of the Green Party NI, Malachai O’Hara, provides a feel for the atmosphere in Northern Ireland as Prime Minister Boris Johnson marches the UK closer to a ‘no-deal’ Brexit, a departure that could have ruinous consequences for the Irish border question and the fragile peace settlement.

City Hall has agreed a motion to cease the spraying of glyphosate weedkiller in London
205 out of the UK’s 408 principal authorities have made the commitment
Don’t despair at Johnson – get involved in politics, says Green Party co-leader
Welsh Greens say decision to stand aside in the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election to beat Tories has been “vindicated”
Supporters from across the political spectrum are advancing the cause of proportional representation
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