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Green Issue: Editorial February 2021

27 February, 2021 - By The Green Issue Editors As we head into the 13th March WA state election Greens candidates and supporters are out on the hustings tryi...

Diane Evers’ February Update

27 February, 2021 - The last four years summarized, and looking forward to four more By Hon Diane Evers, MLC, Member for South West Well, here we are in a...

Sustainable cities, liveable neighbourhoods

27 February, 2021 - Perth city’s geographical footprint is significantly larger than that of Tokyo city’s, despite our population being a mere fractio...

Robin Chapple’s February Update

27 February, 2021 - Robin will be retiring at the coming state election: here is his valedictory statement By Hon Robin Chapple, MLC, Member for Mining and P...

Tim Clifford’s February Update

27 February, 2021 -  Confronting the housing crisis, advocating climate action and out on the campaign trail By Hon Tim Clifford, MLC for East Metropoli...

Greens welcome single-use plastics ban, but vow to push it further

27 February, 2021 - The Victorian Greens have welcomed the state government’s announcement that it will ban a range of single-use plastics by 2023, but say they...

NSW Minister for Prevention of Sexual Assault must be reinstated

26 February, 2021 - NSW Minister for Prevention of Sexual Assault must be reinstated Jenny Leong MP, Greens spokesperson for Women’s Rights is urgently calli...

A calculated plan to destroy cultural heritage 

26 February, 2021 - This week’s Budget Estimates hearing with the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs revealed a system geared towards the destruction of Aboriginal...

Govt’s desperate 3rd attempt to legalise floodplain harvesting by subterfuge: Greens & Shooters comment 

26 February, 2021 - Cate Faehrmann, Greens MP and water spokesperson and Helen Dalton, the Shooters, Fishers and Farmers Member for Murray, have slammed the mos...

Phase-out of Coal in Germany

25 February, 2021 - Its OK to have aspirations for net zero emissions but to be credible it is necessary to define a pathway to get there. Germany has done this...

Second-hand Electric Vehicles & charging infrastructure added to Government sustainability scheme

25 February, 2021 - The ACT Government’s Sustainable Household Scheme will be expanded to support Canberrans to purchase second hand electric vehicles and home ...

A Charter of Rights for WA

25 February, 2021 - Other countries have Bills or Charters of Human Rights, why don’t we? By Hon Alison Xamon, MLC, Member for North Metropolitan Region [...

Planet-friendly Green Revolution

25 February, 2021 - The green revolution of mid-last century alleviated a burgeoning food problem but with adverse ecological consequences. We still need to inc...

The Drug Dealers’ Defence

25 February, 2021 - Justification for continuation and expansion of natural gas extraction in WA resembles that of a cornered drug dealer By Chris Johansen, ...

Reasons for Running

25 February, 2021 - What motivates me to put myself up as The Greens candidate for Dawesville? By Stewart Godden I was born in Perth and raised in what wa...