The Premier is lying through her teeth on Queens Wharf.

“This outrageous generational theft of public land has just got worse with an extra 600 hotel rooms added onto the 1000 already proposed, said Kirsten Lovejoy, inner Brisbane Greens candidate for McConnel.

The Queensland Greens have today announced their plan to establish a universal housing scheme for Queensland, building 1 million affordable homes by 2050. 

It’s been an odd day today... one that really goes to the question of what sort of society we want to live in. It’s to do with drugs, and how we face up to addiction and dependency in our community. I spent the morning at the RecLink Grand Final in St Kilda, with two teams of players who have faced, and who are facing, issues of drug dependence and addiction. RecLink works in the community to provide people with opportunities and connections through sports, recreation and the arts. It'...

The Queensland Greens have called on Cameron Milner to be barred from any involvement in the Queensland Labor campaign, following revelations this morning that Milner, a lobbyist for Adani, was volunteering in Labor HQ.

“Australia has never undertaken a serious national discussion that would enable us - and our governments - to acknowledge the history of what has happened and its contemporary consequences. “This is a conversation we need to have - it’s long past time. It is about recognising the reality of our history and ensuring it is not ignored or airbrushed over. “The telling of history is never set in stone, and nor should it be. We are constantly learning and reflecting upon our past, and the...
The Australian Greens welcome the CBS acquisition of Network 10 and are warning the Government against blocking the purchase. “CBS buying Network 10 is promising news for the future of journalism and quality programming in Australia. CBS has bucked the trend by investing in journalism, streaming services and quality programming in the US, and it would be refreshing to see that unfold here when the status quo is to slash jobs and cheap out on content. “This welcome development could see...
Premier Mark McGowan should follow in the footsteps of the Labor Victorian Government and refuse to cooperate with the Turnbull Government's plan to drug test income support recipients in WA.  "Drug testing income support recipients has been proved overseas to be an expensive and unsuccessful measure. Drug testing will demonise and isolate people struggling with drug addiction and has been overwhelmingly rejected by experts on drug and alcohol addiction", Australian Greens Senator...
Papua New Guinea's refusal to allow the men Peter Dutton is imprisoning on Manus Island to be abandoned means the government must bring them here to Australia, Greens Immigration spokesperson Nick McKim says. "It is clear Peter Dutton and Malcolm Turnbull cannot abandon their political prisoners in Papua New Guinea, nor can they leave them in a half-demolished detention centre," Senator McKim said. "There is only one choice - evacuate these men to Australia." "The Liberals' offshore...
Australian Greens Defence spokesperson, Senator Peter Whish-Wilson, commented today on the worrying implications for Australia of Donald Trump’s backflip on Afghanistan. Senator Whish-Wilson said, “We can expect that in coming days Australia will, yet again, be asked to commit more troops and more resources to the longest running conflict in our nation’s history.  Already we can see our Government preparing to capitulate - Defence Minister Marise Payne has refused to rule out sending...

The Queensland Greens have repeated their calls for a complete overhaul of the state's laws on ID scanners for nightclubs and late night venues following the latest farce involving Danish Prince Frederik.