Video – Green Party’s Tom Franklin: ‘I am extremely worried for the future of the country’

13 Dec 2019 @ 2.18 am
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Tom Franklin, the Green Party candidate for York Central, didn’t mince his words in this interview with York St John University’s April Coward and Victoria Cotton.

Of the prospect of a Conservative majority government headed by Boris Johnson, he said:

  • I am extremely worried for the future of the country.

    We’re in a climate emergency and the Conservative Party is not taking it seriously – and we’re in severe danger of not meeting any of our international targets…

    Brexit is going to be a disaster in itself, but the climate emergency is going to make that look like chicken feed.