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Pledge “6monthstogoGreen”

"I will give £100 to the European Election Fighting Fund of Eastern Region Greens but only if 24 other people will do the same."

— Rupert Read, Lead MEPcandidate,Green, Eastern England

Deadline to sign up by: 23rd November 2013
24 people signed up

Country: United Kingdom

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On Nov. 22 2013, it will be precisely 6 months until 'E-Day' 2014, European Election Day across Eastern Region, across Britain, across Europe. We have 6 months from that date on in which to convince enough voters to go Green to elect me as our first ever MEP in this Region, to follow in the footsteps of Caroline Lucas, Jean Lambert and Keith Taylor in neighbouring Regions. Can YOU make a significant donation to enable us to hit our interim fundraising target, so as to make this possible? More Green MEPs - and in particular one in this Region - will enable us to fight fracking, to put into action a Green New Deal, to stand up for animals and for future generations... Please help by signing (and publicising further) this pldege, today!

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    Ross, 4 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
  • Done!
    Ross Nockles, 4 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
  • Reasonably convinced we're screwed* because most folks are more concerned with the day-to-day than what's five years away -- and the current broken political system panders to that -- but one has to keep on trying...

    * see eg http://transitionvoice.com/
  • There is (some) hope and idealism about: we just need to tap into it. People need to believe we can win this one. We can!
    Catherine Belsey, 4 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
  • Thanks for these great comments!

    The Euro-elections are our big chance, because they are a PR election...
    RupertRead, 4 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
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Current signatories (Green text = they've done it)

Rupert Read, the Pledge Creator, joined by:

  • Christine Way
  • Tony Park
  • Jimmy Sayle
  • John Mann
  • Glendra
  • Ross Nockles
  • Lesley Grahame
  • Sandra Browne
  • Graham Read
  • Mary Benefiel Dunn
  • Helen Grayshan
  • Nick Robins
  • Colin Reynolds
  • Catherine Belsey
  • David M Kinnen
  • David Wardrop
  • 8 people who did not want to give their names, 5 of whom have done the pledge

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