• A new global project on climate change aims to collect Greens climate stories from around the world. What have you been up to? Get involved!

  • Before The Greens (WA) came into being, there were peace and nonviolence movements instigated by the Cold War. This is part one of the intriguing and complex story of how The Greens WA evolved.

  • Women can do anything — in life and at University, regardless of what education minister Christopher Pyne thinks.

  • A mother should not be treated as a criminal for using medicinal cannabis to ease her son’s pain. Should politicians hand over decisions about medicinal drug use to health experts?

FROM THE CONVENORS

The recent Australian Greens Council meeting resulted in a few old friends taking up new roles within the Greens and a decision to hold a Special National Council for Constitutional Change in September.

FOOD FOR THOUGHT

Registrations are now open for the Australian Young Greens conference, to be held in NSW in October 2014.

Women can do anything — in life and at University, regardless of what education minister Christopher Pyne thinks.

FROM OUR MPS

Why should massive mining corporations like BHP, Rio Tinto and Glencore continue to get cheap fuel from the Government while everyone else suffers?

PARTY NEWS

Things have been pretty busy in the Northern Territory, with the fascinating spectacle of the gradual implosion of the Country Liberal government to watch, one by-election just over and another about to happen, and some major battles on our hands such as combating the extension and entrenchment of structural racism in our society, and stemming the NT frack-fest.

On Wednesday 30 July, 70-80 WA Greens met in the State Library to discuss the outcome so far of the #BustTheBudget campaign. 

EMPLOYMENT AND VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

The Greens NSW are seeking an experienced campaign coordinator to take the leading role in coordinating the Party’s state election campaign for the 2015 State Election. The successful candidate will be highly motivated with energy and initiative, and a passion for progressive politics and values.

The Greens (WA) are seeking a Persuasion Call Coordinator to assist in our campaign to support the Australian Greens Victoria state election campaign. The Administration Working Group is calling for expressions of interest for suitably qualified and experienced people.
 

AND IN OTHER NEWS…

Ask not what your Party can do for you but what you can do for your Party... The Australian Greens are pleased to open nominations for all national positions to be elected in November.

The Green Institute brings you webinars and workshops to share the knowledge and empower Green supporters as we work to elect Green representatives.

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