Rupert Read

Rupert Read was a Green Party councillor in Norwich and a candidate in the 2009 European Parliamentary elections. He is Chair of the Green House thinktank.

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Why Global Capital Fears ‘Brexit’
Trade treaties were a hot button issue during the recent US presidential primary campaigns. This represents an important victory for the people – for the grassroots – whose voice is finally being heard. While it’s hard to know what really lies behind Donald Trump’s opposition to the trade...
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Friday, September 19, 2014
Scotland Stays, But UK Needs a Constitutional Convention Now
Scotland has voted to stay in the union, a 55% vote in favour. It was a close call and Westminster has been rattled. The ‘Yes’ campaign has played a vital role in throwing open questions about the support for our current constitutional settlement—questions that will not go away simply because of a...
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