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Greens: Budget Flying Is Committing Murder

by | 17th, April 2009

NEWS that Caroline Lucas, leader of the Green Party, says “binge flying” is murder:

When asked if flying to Spain was as bad as knifing a person in the street, Ms Lucas said: ‘Yes – because they are dying from climate change.’

Everytime you take off, you knifing Gaia in the ribs. She turns her back and you cut her.

As Andrew Bolts says:

This turns out to be too extreme even for a party of extremes, which offers the Keysar Trad defence:

A Green Party spokesman said the comments have been taken out of context.

What she meant to say, perhaps, was that binge flying was the new knife crime…

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Posted: 17th, April 2009 | In: Politicians Comment | TrackBack | Permalink