Natalie Bennett argues because MEPs are elected using a proportional representation system rather than Britain’s first past the post system.
A popular accusation thrown against the EU by Brexiteers is that it is undemocratic and unanswerable to the people.
Speaking to Nick Ferrari on LBC, she said: "I think it is really important to stress we elect our Members of the European Parliament.
"We elect them through a far fairer system than we have in Westminster. We elect them through in a proportional representation system, we all have a say in that."
And actually passed?