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Larissa Waters

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Drug testing members of the community in Canterbury-Bankstown who are trying to access income support demonises and isolates the people they target and could further entrench poverty, Australian Greens Senator Rachel Siewert said today. “Drug testing people trying to access income support...

Larissa Waters

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

It is with great shock and sadness that I have discovered that I hold dual citizenship of Australia and Canada. As people would know after the recent departure of my dear friend and former colleague Scott Ludlam, section 44 of the Australian constitution means I cannot hold office in the federal...

Larissa Waters

Monday, July 10, 2017

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Larissa Waters

Friday, July 7, 2017

News that Caesars Entertainment who own more than 50 casinos across the world including Caesars Palace in Las Vegas has held talks with the backers of the proposed Spit mega-casino spit provoked a bewildering response from our Premier say the Australian Greens.  "Annastacia Palaszczuk says she...

Larissa Waters

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

The safety net for women leaving abuse and violence should include 10 days of paid domestic violence leave say the Australian Greens. “In 2015, a majority Senate inquiry report  recommended that victims of domestic and family violence should have access to appropriate leave provisions, which assist...

Larissa Waters

Friday, June 30, 2017

Treasurer Scott Morrison’s move threatening State and Territories with financial penalties if they ban dangerous fracking is outrageous say the Australian Greens. “This is the federal government trying to dictate via the back door to the States and Territories who having listened to their...