Politics

“What had been planned for the trees of Western Road symbolises much that was —  and still is —  wrong in neoliberal Britain: privatisation, austerity, national and local governments getting into bed with corporate capital, climate change denial, and ignoring what local communities want.” Alan Story reports for Green World on the campaigner Roy Millington and his efforts to ensure that the trees of Western Road were saved.

Alan Story explores the race to find a Covid-19 vaccine and how its patenting could price millions out
Green peer Natalie Bennett on the impact for small businesses receiving no insurance payouts
OCD Action on the challenges the pandemic brings to those struggling with OCD
Green peer Natalie Bennett reflects on the government’s ‘Plan to Rebuild’ report released earlier this week
Alan Story looks at the barriers to developing a Covid-19 vaccine and who will have access to it
A Green Party report calls for a community-based shield to prevent a cycle of lockdowns in the future
Cleo Lake speaks to Green World about opening up more outlets for public engagement in politics
A coalition of charities calls on the government to provide Emergency Income Support to the vulnerable.