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Desperate Government stifling dissent with more anti-protest laws

22 July, 2019 - Today's threats from the Coalition Government against protesters are now the third time the Liberal National Government have sought to target pr...

SKM’s closure could cost councils millions unless Government acts now

22 July, 2019 - The Victorian Greens have called on the Government to guarantee kerbside recycling collection in light of SKM’s imminent closure. When four o...

Time to wave chequered flag on the Grand Prix

19 July, 2019 - The Victorian Greens have slammed the state government’s decision to extend the Albert Park Grand Prix to 2025. It will now cost Victorians o...

Secret budget documents show Berejiklian’s election promise poses risk of injury and death

18 July, 2019 - The NSW Coalition’s last-minute privatized loan scheme to install solar cells and batteries on homes poses risks of injury and death because of ...

Government must work with residents as they undertake cladding crisis rectification works

16 July, 2019 - Leader of the Victorian Greens, Samantha Ratnam MLC, and Greens Member for Melbourne Adam Bandt MP have welcomed news that the Government will f...

Recycling plant closure another dire warning in Victoria’s waste crisis

11 July, 2019 - The Victorian Greens are urging the Victorian Labor Government to take serious action on the state’s waste crisis, following news that an SKM re...

Yet another recycling plant fire puts recycling at risk

9 July, 2019 - The Victorian Greens fear that yet another fire, this time at SKM overnight, will make the State’s recycling system even more vulnerable after it...

Silence on Australia’s dirtiest power station is deafening

8 July, 2019 - The Victorian Greens have urged the State Labor Government to take action on Yallourn, following news that foreign-owned EnergyAustralia will fun...

“It's the economy, stupid”

5 July, 2019 - By Chris Johansen, Green Issue Co-editor It looks like at least three more years of Federal Government policy and action to promote fossil fue...

Green Issue: Editorial June 2019

5 July, 2019 - By the Green Issue Editors Of course the main topic of interest for the past two months was the federal election – bad news and good news. Bad...

Postmodern animism for a new modernity

5 July, 2019 - By Chilla Bulbeck, Co-convenor, Greens (WA) A review of Shoko Yoneyama (2019) Animism in Contemporary Japan: Voices for the Anthropocene from ...

Govt must Step in after UN warns Warragamba Dam Wall Raising Risks World Heritage Status

5 July, 2019 - The Australian Government must urgently intervene to protect the Blue Mountains National Park, after the UNESCO World Heritage Committee warned t...

Rachel Siewert’s June Update

4 July, 2019 - By Senator Rachel Siewert None of us were anticipating the election result and it was an evening of mixed emotions at our election after party...

Alison Xamon’s June Update

4 July, 2019 - By Hon. Alison Xamon, MLC, Member for North Metropolitan Region It has been a particularly busy time in Parliament as we head towards the wint...

Robin Chapple’s June Update

4 July, 2019 - By Hon. Robin Chapple, MLC for Mining and Pastoral Winter break is upon us, and with that the MPs from across our vast state return to their e...