George Freeman’s lefty remain tent has become so broad it now apparently covers environmental extremists. His ‘Big Tent Ideas Festival’ has announced it is “unbelievably excited” to be “partnering with Extinction Rebellion”.
They’ll be in our #EnviroTent proposing that the UK’s current net zero target of 2050 needs to be revised to 2020/2025
— Big Tent Ideas Festival (@BigTentIdeas) August 12, 2019
But just last month the think tank Policy Exchange published a paper on the group by Counter Terrorism experts which outlined that Extinction Rebellion:
There is no doubt that Extinction Rebellion is an extremist organisation. What is Government Minister George Freeman playing at..?
In a gambling tycoon’s field in Berkshire the future of the Conservative Party is being planned by a group of mostly white men. Much to the disappointment of undercover reporters, pictures from George Freeman’s Big Tent Ideas Festival could have been taken at any posh same-sex wedding reception. Right down to the cocktails and hog roast…