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Lidia Thorpe
Senator for Victoria

Victorian First: The Greens Announce First Nations Senate Ticket

6 March, 2022 - For the first time in Victorian history, a First Nations Senator is bringing an entirely Aboriginal Senate Ticket to a federal election. Greens ...

Identity of Neo-Nazi Revealed to be Former Young Liberals Office Holder

12 February, 2022 - The Age has revealed that a man in a propaganda video depicting three masked Neo-Nazi’s is a former Young Liberals Office Holder. In the vid...

The Greens Announce First Nations Legal Defence Fund

1 December, 2021 - When First Nations people fight for Country, against dirty mining companies or corporate landowners with deep pockets, they’re often locked i...

Coalition continues to push through legislation no one wants

23 November, 2021 - The Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure) Bill 2021 was passed into law yesterday despite some key stakeholders opposing ...

New laws at odds with Independent National Security Legislation Monitor

23 November, 2021 - After passing over 70 counter-terrorism laws in the past two decades, the Government passed the Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (Hig...

The Greens announce First Nations Health Initiative to combat Coalition incompetence

23 November, 2021 - Decisions made by successive governments have resulted in health inequality. Whether you’ve been here for 5 years, 5 generations or 5 000 ge...

Liberal and ALP parties undermine Land Rights Act, say Greens

18 November, 2021 - The Economic Empowerment Bill 2021 puts forward the most comprehensive changes in 45 years to the Australian Land Rights Act 1976. After suc...

Senator Lidia Thorpe goes to Gippsland

18 November, 2021 - Senator Lidia Thorpe: the Greens spokesperson for Justice, First Nations and Sport, will be returning to Gippsland for the campaign launch o...

Attorneys-General need to lift their game and raise the age to 14, say Greens

15 November, 2021 - The Australian Greens condemn the move by the Meeting of Attorneys General (MAG) towards raising the age of legal responsibility from 10 to ...

Police violence is a national crisis, say Greens

11 November, 2021 - Gomeroi man, Stanley Russell, a father, was shot dead by NSW police. His brother, Eddie Russell, died in police custody in 1999. “Violence a...

More people in prison despite less crime, Productivity Commission report finds

29 October, 2021 -   Today, the Productivity Commission released their research paper: Australia’s Prison Dilemma. The paper reports that imprisonment rates ha...

Final Juukan Report Shows Continuation of Colonial Violence

18 October, 2021 - The Senate Committee into the Juukan crisis has released their final report. Greens Senator Lidia Thorpe sat on the Inquiry, saying that, “Th...