Natalie Bennett (@natalieben )

Natalie Bennett

Bio Green Party peer. Party leader 2012-16. Sheffielder. Follows not an endorsement.
Location Sheffield, England
Tweets 78,6K
Followers 164,9K
Following 118,6K
Account created 04-10-2008 22:49:36
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Twitter Web App : Disgraceful impact of #poverty and #inequality

"Men & women in the lowest third for household income, those born in the late 1960s reported higher levels of limiting long-term illness than those born in the early 1920s"
theguardian.com/society/2020/jโ€ฆ

Twitter Web App : Are new counterterrorism measures based on evidence or populist gestures? For "lie-detector tests", we know the answer.

American Psychological Association: "no evidence any pattern of physiological reactions is unique to deception"
apa.org/research/actioโ€ฆ

Twitter Web App : The Govt lost three votes yesterday, the last two on scrapping EU case law, which has all the cases they lost on issues like raw sewage in our rivers and #airpollution. Nothing to do with Brexit and 'the will of the people', everything to do with Ministers amassing power. twitter.com/GreenJJNews/stโ€ฆ

Twitter Web App : Create your own government policy distraction by moving the last public institution you visited to the provincial hometown of one of your grandparents.

For example, I am moving the V&A to Derry

Android : Still waiting to see supposed benefits of #Brexit

"UK goods exports to the continent accounted for only 2.6% of the total in 2019, down from 4.1% in 2012."

While other EU members did much more, in more environmentally friendly way
ft.com/content/633ad6โ€ฆ

Android : #greensalon2020 with Green European Foundation

Human mobility is on spectrum of agency, from displacement (forced migration) to choice. Some communities have tradition of movement for adapting to stress. Sometimes it is temporary, sometimes not. Usually within borders

Twitter Web App : ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠLast May saw a #GreenWave with significant breakthroughs in local govt elections across Belfast ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ

โœ…โœ… Green Councillor Cllr Mal Oโ€™Hara (Castle DEA) Belfast details some of the positive change effected by Green Councillors in just over 6 months since then โœ…โœ…

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Twitter Web App : Tania S That's where I want all the responsibility to lie. Doing the environmentally (and socially) responsible thing to do needs to be the cheapest, simplest, obvious option.