Knives Out For Natalie: Greens Turn on Leader at Mayoral Hustings

TOM CHANCE

Gaia spent his Saturday at the Green Party mayoral hustings in London, to watch the notoriously backstabbing bunch turn on their leader once again. Housing spokesman Tom Chance cattily warned that the Greens should take a chance on someone who “won’t fall apart when asked a tricky question.” Whoever could he mean?

Gaia approached Tom after the event and asked if he had anyone particular in mind:

“Well, I was thinking about Natalie Bennett and her housing interview on LBC… when you go into an interview without understanding the facts, people start to see us as less credible.”

After he finished slagging off his leader, Tom asked Gaia how long he had been a member of the Green Party. Your reporter made his excuses and left…




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