My Views

Jenny regularly writes a blog, see below, and occasionally writes for publications including The Guardian, The Independent and The Telegraph

  • HS2 temporary reprieve for ancient woodlands (9/16/2019) - At least 108 ancient woods are threatened with loss or damage from the two phases of HS2, with phase one already underway. A review of the HS2 project has been set up by the government… More
  • Greens celebrate appointment of Natalie Bennett to House of Lords (9/10/2019) - Green Party members are this morning celebrating the appointment of former leader Natalie Bennett to the House of Lords.
  • Communities Against Gatwick Noise and Emissions (9/3/2019) - Today Jenny wrote to Communities Against Gatwick Noise and Emissions (CAGNE), the volunteers behind the ‘Pledge to Fly Less’ environmental campaign to say: Jenny supports you; she thinks it is vital to put the brakes on airport… More
  • Restore our democracy, not just the buildings (7/15/2019) - The home of our democracy is falling apart and it is plain for anyone to see. We have buckets in the corridors collecting drips, dregs and sometimes even gushes. Sometimes water even mixes with electricity… More
  • Latest Podcast out (7/10/2019) - Green Jenny Jones talk to Shane Collins about how to decriminalise drugs I worked with Shane for years in the London Green Party, before he moved to Frome and got himself elected to Mendip District… More
  • Podcast. Neil Woods “Ending the war on drugs” (6/25/2019) - I talk to Neil Woods, one of Britain’s most successful (ex) undercover police officers.  Neil has authored two fascinating books about his experiences as an undercover cop turned whistle blower “Good Cop, Bad War” and… More
  • Crowdfunder: referendum law breakers (6/19/2019) - For democracy to work fairly and effectively, all campaigners and parties must operate on a level playing field; no one can be above the rule of law.  Whichever way we voted in the referendum, we… More
  • Letter to Minister about systematic use of child spies (6/11/2019) - Dear Minister Thank you for your positive response to my Oral Question on 18th March when I raised the issue of juveniles being used as Covert Human Intelligence Sources. As I mentioned during my question,… More
  • Latest podcast (6/4/2019) - Jenny talks to Mike Schwarz, civil liberties lawyer, about the right to protest Mike Schwarz has been a human rights lawyer at Bindmans for 25 years. He has represented numerous campaigners, including all three of… More
  • HS2, Colne Valley and the threat to London’s water supply (5/30/2019) - The chalk hills of the Chilterns act as a giant reservoir, with water slowing seeping down into streams in the Colne Valley and onwards into the Thames Valley to London. The crowded South East often has periods… More