Page last updated at 10:33 GMT, Sunday, 2 May 2010 11:33 UK

Green leader Caroline Lucas wants 'rebalanced' taxes

Green Party leader Caroline Lucas has told Jeremy Paxman that the party wants a "rebalanced tax system" where company directors cannot earn more than ten times the amount their lowest-paid worker does.

She said the party did not have a vegetarian policy although it wanted people to consider the effects eating meat had on the planet.

But Ms Lucas admitted her party manifesto included the aim to have population control addressed.

First broadcast on the Newsnight Special on 1 May, 2010. Watch it again on the BBC iPlayer.

SEE ALSO

Story Tools

BBC iD

Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2019 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific