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Party Policies on Climate Change

11 May, 2019 - By Chris Johansen, GI Co-editor Recent polls (e.g. Ipsos) are suggesting that action on climate change is a major issue for the 2019 Federal E...

Let’s make our vote count! (18-24 YOs)

10 May, 2019 - By Max Larkin, Green Issue Co-editor With nearly 90% of under 25’s enrolled to vote this election, now is the time for the youth to have a say...

Michael Lyon condemns Labor's support for CSG in the Northern Territory and Adani mine

10 May, 2019 - Greens Candidate for Richmond and Deputy Mayor of Byron Shire Michael Lyon is calling on Justine Elliot to condemn Labor’s plan to open up the No...

The Young – Aware and Worried

9 May, 2019 - By Bella Burgemeister [Bella is a 13 year-old student from Bunbury who has emerged as a leader amongst young people campaigning for urgent acti...

NSW State of the Environment Report Scores F for Fail: Greens

9 May, 2019 - The Berejiklian Government's policies of allowing unchecked land clearing, clearing of koala habitat in public forests and rampant over developmen...

Robin Chapple’s April Update

8 May, 2019 - By Hon. Robin Chapple, MLC for Mining and Pastoral In the run-up to elections it’s important to look at our achievements so far, as well as con...

Leafleting in the Leafy Suburbs

8 May, 2019 - By Julie Scanlon, GI Co-editor On Sunday my neighbour’s children, Maddy and Zia, saw my Greens placard on the gate and asked me if I was going ...

Alison Xamon’s April Update

8 May, 2019 - By Hon. Alison Xamon, MLC, Member for North Metropolitan Region Climate change has been a significant focus over the last couple of months. As ...

Greens secure key democratic reforms

8 May, 2019 - The Greens NSW have worked with the Opposition and other cross bench members to secure a package of key reforms to the operation of Parliament tha...

ACT Greens MLAs launch first Reconciliation Action Plan

8 May, 2019 - The Offices of Shane Rattenbury and Caroline Le Couteur MLA will tomorrow (WEDNESDAY) formalise their commitment to realising reconciliation with ...

Mental Health Commissioner resignation: Greens  

8 May, 2019 - Media Release: Monday 8 April 2019   Hon Alison Xamon MLC, spokesperson for Mental Health, has acknowledged the significant contributio...

Diary of a Door Knocker

7 May, 2019 - By Laurel Di Vietri I am one of many volunteers who love door knocking and see the correlation between strong Greens votes and areas door knock...

Letter to the GI Editors

6 May, 2019 - From Bill Franssen, Dunsborough [Green Issue welcomes feedback from readers, which we would endeavour to publish in future editions] The Gre...

PBO costing of Greens ‘Turn Up and Go’ train and tram services policy

6 May, 2019 - The Greens plan for ‘Turn Up and Go’ public transport, would run trains and trams at least every 10 minutes from 6am to 9pm, 7 days a week. The...

Rachel Siewert’s April Update

5 May, 2019 - By Senator Rachel Siewert It’s hard to believe that there are now just a few more days to polling day. And let’s just say I’m certainly relieve...