Green Issue

Newsletter of The Greens (WA)

Volume 26, No 1 - February 2017

Current Articles

3 weeks 4 days ago

Alison Xamon has been a member of the Greens since 1990 and has recently been reelected as a Member of the Legislative Council in the WA State Parliament.

2 months 1 day ago

Time to gird up for the state election campaign.

2 months 2 days ago

Is doorknocking a near-perfect match between the task and the person?

2 months 2 days ago

Speaking out for a fair go for farmers, real action on climate change and climate mitigation measures, greater integrity in government, and keeping vital infrastructure in public hands.

2 months 2 days ago

Plenty of scope for securing green spaces and green jobs in North Metro, rather than pursuing limitless urban expansion with inevitable inadequate servicing and transport. Un- and under-employment needs to be seriously addressed, starting with rehabilitation of crucial public services.

2 months 2 days ago

A diverse electorate and disillusionment with the present state government feature high in East Metro.

2 months 2 days ago

A large region with people from all walks of life. There seems to be much disenchantment with the status quo and many people seem willing to listen to what The Greens have to say.

2 months 3 days ago

Mary O'Byrne has thrown herself into doorknocking over several election campaigns. She describes the power and the pleasure of this method of campaigning.

2 months 3 days ago

We have iconic creatures in our midst but we are making it ever more difficult for them to survive and thrive, as we decimate their habitat.

2 months 3 days ago

Roe 8 is now being bulldozed through despite the rational concerns of many in the community. This article lays bare the myths being peddled to justify the project.

2 months 3 days ago

Sweden seems like the ideal of what a modern nation should be. How is their Green Party contributing to this?


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Contributing editors Chris Johansen, Rob Delves, Julie Scanlon, Jean Ibbotson, Vivienne Glance, Danika Potter. Technical advice Pete Condon, Steven Ebsary. Image formatting Niloufer Johansen. Cover Image Jacqueline Jane (Bibra Lake Febuary 2017)

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Disclaimer: Opinions expressed in this newsletter are not necessarily those of The Greens (WA).