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Google ads policy yet another barrier for people seeking abortion and contraception

19 July, 2024 - Google’s updated health and medicines policy threatens to limit or stop Australian healthcare providers from advertising their abortion and cont...

Labor makes student debt crisis worse, with arts degrees exceeding $50,000 on the horizon

18 July, 2024 - Greens Deputy Leader and Higher Education Spokesperson has responded to recently released student contribution rates which reveal a st...

Radioactive waste storage licence for US, UK nuclear subs gets the nod for Perth

17 July, 2024 - Australia’s nuclear regulator has today approved a license to store waste from US, UK and possibly Australian nuclear submarines at HMAS Stirlin...

Send back the super trawler

16 July, 2024 - The Greens have condemned the federal government for greenlighting the return of a foreign-owned industrial super trawler to operate off the coa...

Statement on the attempted assassination of Donald Trump

15 July, 2024 - The Australian Greens unequivocally condemn the attack on former president Donald Trump that occurred in Pennsylvania over the weekend. While...

Greens respond to appointment of Antisemitism envoy

10 July, 2024 - Australian Greens Deputy Leader and Antiracism spokesperson Senator Mehreen Faruqi has said that the Government needs to urgently implement the ...

720 safe places for women a drop in a very large ocean of need

9 July, 2024 - Labor is once again announcing something that isn’t new or adequate funding for frontline services. Meanwhile, Destroy the Joint report that at l...

Greens condemn Sydney University’s new restrictions on campus protests

5 July, 2024 - Greens Deputy Leader and Higher Education Spokesperson has responded to new campus protest rules imposed by Sydney University which inc...

Greens to test Labor MPs on Israel sanctions with Senate motion

4 July, 2024 - Today the Australian Greens have entered into the Senate a motion that calls on the Australian Government to sanction members of the extremist Ne...

Labor now isolated on supermarket divestiture

2 July, 2024 - Labor is now isolated as the only party allowing the big supermarket corporations to continue to misuse their market power and price-gouge Austra...

Massive win for Greens and animal welfare advocates as live sheep export ban passes Senate

1 July, 2024 - The Export Control Amendment (Ending Live Sheep Exports by Sea) Bill 2024, has passed the Senate, delivering a huge win for the Greens as we...

New schools deal must deliver capital funding for public system

1 July, 2024 - The Greens say a new report from the Australian Education Union showing a growing number of public schools with insufficient space to m...

Greens to introduce Bill for Truth and Justice Commission

1 July, 2024 - Following the failure of the 2023 Voice to Parliament Referendum, the Greens will introduce a Bill to establish a Truth and Justice Commission in...

Meta costing Australian media jobs, threatening Parliament amid Nine cuts: Greens

28 June, 2024 - Responding to today’s job cuts at Nine and evidence from Meta executives at the Parliamentary hearing into social media, the Greens ha...

Greens Prevent Cuts To NDIS Plans and Participants in the Senate

28 June, 2024 - Today the Australian Greens have helped prevent millions of dollars in cuts to the NDIS and ensured that the government amendments to the NDIS B...