Green Yes, the Scottish Green Party’s campaign for a Yes vote in the
referendum, will today (16 Sep) show the widespread support it has from
colleagues across the UK and Europe for independence.
Activists from England, Wales, France, Poland, Slovakia and Catalonia are in
Edinburgh to help the Green Yes campaign, with others showing their support on
social media using the hashtag #GreenYesSupport.
Along with Green MSPs Patrick Harvie and Alison Johnstone they will help the
campaign at the hugely popular Green Yes Tardis (ex-police call box) on Leith
Walk in the city.…
By Natalie Bennett, Leader of the Green Party of England and Wales
At one level, answering why the Green Party of England and Wales supports a “yes” vote in the Scotland independence referendum is easy.
You might have noticed the name; our members in Scotland chose independence in 1990, and since then we’ve agreed that on issues specifically relating to Scotland, the England and Wales party will take its lead from the Scottish Green Party.…