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What’s the point in a Green Party? Eco activists are more focused on causing chaos on the streets with XR than elections & voting

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Watching day one of Extinction Rebellion’s planned two-week protest kick off with the promised mayhem on the streets of London on the same day that the woolly jumper brigade who prop up the more conservative political outfit began their search for new leadership, it was hard not to wonder, what's the point of the Green Party?

After all, they are no longer the firebrands who brought eco protests to the masses and, as for their policies, anything useful they dreamt up has either been co-opted by the mainstream parties long ago or is now part of Greta Thunberg’s schtick. Polar bears, wind energy, shutting down coal mines, eating veggies, all this is now just so ho-hummably normal.

In the UK, desperate for any issue to stay relevant, the Greens are tearing theselves apart over their stand on transgender issues........

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