The Labour and Conservative Manifestos for the 2019 UK General Election

An ‘impartial’ look at the promises of the parties most likely to produce the next Prime Minister

Current UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Image taken from here

Just 100 companies globally are responsible for the majority of carbon emissions. We won’t be afraid to tackle this wanton corporate destruction by taking on the powerful interests that are causing climate change.

Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash

“global leaders were driven by a primitive fear that the present ambient warm weather is somehow caused by humanity; and that fear — as far as I understand the science — is equally without foundation.”

If fair prices are rejected for patented drugs we will use the Patents Act provisions, compulsory licences and research exemptions to secure access to generic versions.

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn. Image take from here

We will give the police new powers to arrest and seize the property and vehicles of trespassers who set up unauthorised encampments, in order to protect our communities.

We will immediately stop moving people onto it and design an alternative system that treats people with dignity and respect. Our ambition in designing this system will be to end poverty by guaranteeing a minimum standard of living.

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