Abbott and Palmer Party Mining Repeal Deal explained

02 Sep 2014

The Abbott Government and coal-mining billionaire Clive Palmer have done a deal which will see the Palmer Party and Coalition join forces in the Senate to repeal the Mining Tax.


Artistic Freedom

15 Mar 2014

The hypocrisy is galling. Abbott government Minister George Brandis' invokes freedom of speech when advocating for a winding back of protections against racial vilification, and yet moves to censor artists wishing to criticise his government's appalling and cruel refugee policies.


Christine Milne blogs about Rudd's climate cuts

16 Jul 2013

Kevin Rudd's announcement that Labor wants to scrap the fixed price on pollution one year early is a great disappointment.


Tasmanian Forest Agreement fails - entrenches native forest logging

02 May 2013

Lee Rhiannon blogs that Tasmanian’s forests are still not safe from logging because the new Tasmanian Forests Agreement does not provide the protection needed to safeguard these unique and precious forest habitats.


Greens welcome Movement to End Poverty

14 Mar 2013

The Movement to End Poverty is bringing the call for more and better life-saving aid to Parliament - and we stand right there with them.


Greater than the sum of our parts

15 Apr 2012

Bob’s decision to retire is a moment for reflection and celebration. But it is also a gift to the party and an opportunity to rebuild momentum from the grassroots up.

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