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Greens call for repeal and reform of Roadside Drug Testing

12 March, 2019 - NSW Greens MP and spokesperson on drug law reform Cate Faehrmann has today declared the current roadside drug testing regime in NSW has nothing...

Greens announce policy to double ICAC’s budget and reintroduce new laws for misconduct in public office

12 March, 2019 - The Greens NSW have today announced their action plan to tackle corruption involving public officials in NSW, pledging a doubling of the Indepe...

Greens announce ambitious plan to protect nature in NSW

11 March, 2019 - The NSW Greens have today announced a comprehensive and ambitious plan (attached) to protect and enhance our natural environment for future gen...

Jordan Steele-John's February Update

10 March, 2019 - As I write this, we’ve entered the final 12-week push to the Federal Election; things are ramping up! We’re also potentially just days away fro...

The drug war has failed - Greens announce plan to legalise MDMA

9 March, 2019 - Today the Greens NSW have announced that they will move to legalise and regulate the sale of MDMA in NSW. After the election the Greens will ...

Greens pledge to keep women on the agenda in parliament

8 March, 2019 - Ahead of International Women’s Day tomorrow, Greens NSW Spokesperson for Women Abigail Boyd and Greens Member for Newtown Jenny Leong have annou...

Labor finally comes half way on toxic cruise ship emissions

8 March, 2019 - Today, just two weeks out from the NSW election, Labor finally reversed the position they held in government when they steadfastly refused to in...

Tamara Smith MP Releases Statewide Greens Policy on Short-Term Holiday Letting

8 March, 2019 - The Greens Member for Ballina Tamara Smith MP has announced legislation for Short Term Holiday Letting that would empower local councils to regu...

Greens propose one buck metropolitan transport fares for all

8 March, 2019 - The Greens have today announced their plan to deliver high-frequency, affordable, fast and reliable public transport with $1 metro fares for eve...

Greens announce Australia's first universal basic income trial in NSW

7 March, 2019 - The Greens have today announced a $55 million plan for Australia’s first-ever universal basic income (UBI) trial, to be undertaken on the NSW So...

Byron needs road funding certainty not election stunts

7 March, 2019 - Tamara Smith, Greens Member for Ballina said today's announcement of a $25 million election promise to fix Byron's roads shows the need for a pr...

Free Education and “who’s Paying for it?”

6 March, 2019 - By Max Larkin, GI co-editor The most common argument you hear from people when speaking about free education is, “well how are you going to p...

MONEY, MONEY, MONEY

6 March, 2019 - By Chilla Bulbeck, Co-convenor Supporters Working Group: chillabulbeck@gmail.com The top line is the bottom line: dig deep and give! Jordo...

A Student's Outlook On Education

6 March, 2019 - By Dylan Johnson I am currently a student at one of Australia’s leading higher education institutions and my father has been a teacher my ent...

Palestine, an Occupation not a Conflict

6 March, 2019 - By Hiba El-Farra When the Palestinian struggle for freedom is discussed, the term ‘conflict’ is often being used and abused. For many Pale...