Showing posts from September, 2013

Green Party Conference motion on fracking

Learning from Latin America fringe at Green Party conference

Where next for the Green Party?

Green Party conference opens today in Brighton.  Brighton has been at the forefront of Green Party
electoral success, electing our first MP Caroline Lucas and first Green Party local authority.

it provides serious challenges for the party. 

Caroline Lucas has made a
significant impact on the political system in Britain. From her arrest for
opposing fracking to her passionate

Green Party Executive Election winners

GPEX election results From members website

 The successful candidates:

Chair - Richard Mallender

Elections - Sam Coates

Equalities & Diversity - Shan Oakes & Jack McGlen (job share)

Finance - Michael Coffey

Internal Communications - Peter Barnett

Local Party Support - Emily Blyth

Commiserations to Simon Hales, Geoff Smith & Sam Riches.

Gold mining in Greece: stories of resistance and repression

Noticed this on the Green Left email list so thought I would share

Come and hear first-hand accounts of resistance to gold mining in Greece by Eldorado Gold, a company listed on the London Stock Exchange.Thursday 19 September, 7 to 9pm, Unite House, 128 Theobald's Road, Holborn, London, WC1X 8TN. Nearest tube Holborn. See map at Facebook event https://

Hugo Blanco 'Building Alternative Power'

From my friend and mentor who publishes Lucha Indigena, indigenous fight. take a look here