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House prices skyrocket since Cabinet rejected capital gains tax reforms

7 April, 2017 - Greens Treasury spokesperson, Senator Peter Whish-Wilson, is today calling on the Government to reveal the capital gains tax modelling they took...

Report reveals companies profiteering from torture

5 April, 2017 - Amnesty International's report on the profit-making of Broadspectrum from Australia's detention centres on Nauru is a warning to companies consi...

Report reveals companies profiteering from torture

5 April, 2017 - Amnesty International's report on the profit-making of Broadspectrum from Australia's detention centres on Nauru is a warning to companies consi...

Submissions for the Threat Abatement Plan for Marine Debris needed

5 April, 2017 - An opportunity has arisen to contribute towards ongoing government policy and action in relation to the parlous state of marine debris, especial...

Turnbull needs to stop throwing petrol on the housing fire

4 April, 2017 - Greens Treasury spokesperson, Senator Peter Whish-Wilson, is today calling on the Government to end its reckless support for negative gearing an...

Turnbull needs to stop throwing petrol on the housing fire

4 April, 2017 - Greens Treasury spokesperson, Senator Peter Whish-Wilson, is today calling on the Government to end its reckless support for negative gearing an...

Turnbull must not send Hazara people back to Afghanistan

3 April, 2017 - The Australian Government must immediately rule out sending persecuted Hazara people back to Afghanistan, Greens Immigration spokesperson Nick M...

18C retention a great win for multicultural Australia

31 March, 2017 - The Australian Greens congratulate multicultural Australia for uniting and standing strong to defend 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act. "It ...

18C retention a great win for multicultural Australia

31 March, 2017 - The Australian Greens congratulate multicultural Australia for uniting and standing strong to defend 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act. "It ...

Xenophon's big biz tax cuts

31 March, 2017 - Statement on the Nick Xenophon Political Party’s big business tax cuts;   "Billions of dollars that should have gone to our schools and hospita...

SA strides ahead into renewable energy future

30 March, 2017 - The announcement of a billion-dollar solar farm and energy storage facility in South Australia shows that the state is leading the way into a c...

SA blackout report clears renewables, shows need for modern grid and new rules

28 March, 2017 - The Prime Minister owes the country an apology after the Australian Energy Market Operator’s final report into the September 28 South Australia...

Power companies and Libs playing South Australians for fools

27 March, 2017 - South Australians don’t need yet another inquiry into the price of power, they need action now to level the playing field for renewables and cr...

Funding cuts to Community Legal Centres must be reversed

27 March, 2017 - The federal government must act immediately to restore funding it has stripped from community legal centres to ensure tens of thousands of peop...

Media Release: Multicultural Australia says leave 18C alone

27 March, 2017 - The Greens have hosted a roundtable with representatives of a number of multicultural communities who are concerned about the Government wateri...