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Left Foot Forward

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Android : Exclusive: Extinction Rebellion supporters voted ‘overwhelmingly’ against tube shutdown going ahead leftfootforward.org/2019/10/extinc…

Android : The Alternative Queen’s Speech: Green peers launch plans for climate action and Lords abolition leftfootforward.org/2019/10/the-al… via @leftfootfwd

Android : What’s in Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal – and how is it different to May’s? leftfootforward.org/2019/10/whats-… via @leftfootfwd

TweetDeck : Corporate debt is enabling companies to dodge taxes; engage in asset-stripping; harm employees, taxpayers, suppliers and pension schemes; pay excessive dividends and executive pay and cause economic havoc. All this is subsidised by governments.
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TweetDeck : My Green Queen's Speech: Green New Deal; Clean Air Act; railways in public ownership; an elected 2nd chamber and protecting the welfare of future generations. These Bills are all drafted and ready to go. bit.ly/2J1jxgW

TweetDeck : Johnson's deal vs May's deal:

❎Even worse on workers’ rights
❎Even worse on environmental protections
❎Even worse on consumer standards
❎Even more at the mercy of Trump

As Tom Kibasi says it "may satisfy the ERG but it should terrify everyone else"
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