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Greens celebrate big win for western Sydney as waste incinerator finally refused

NSW Greens energy spokesman Jeremy Buckingham today said the decision by the Independent Planning Commission to refuse the proposed western Sydney waste to ener…

Greens Call on NSW Premier to Follow Queensland and Decriminalise Abortion

Greens NSW MP and Spokesperson for the Status of Women, Dr Mehreen Faruqi MLC, has reacted to today’s news that the Queensland Government will introduce laws to…

Pokies profits set to soar in NSW showing Government failure to address community harm

The NSW Greens have described recent changes to NSW poker machine laws as a total failure as new figures show clubs and hotels in the state are set to reap incr…

Greyhound Mass Grave at Marsden Park Shows Nothing Has Changed in Greyhound Racing Industry

Greens NSW MP and Animal Welfare Spokesperson, Dr Mehreen Faruqi MLC has commented on reports that the RSPCA NSW has uncovered greyhound mass grave at Marsden …

EMS Rural Exports licence should be refused

Greens animal welfare spokesperson Senator Lee Rhiannon has called on the federal Minister for Agriculture to refuse permission for the export of up to 60,000 s…

NSW Government exempts racing industry from gambling advertising laws

The NSW Greens have condemned special exemptions<https://www.liquorandgaming.nsw.gov.au/Pages/about-us/news-and-media/recent-news/new-guidelines-for-gambling…

Guns in our suburbs part of another tragedy

Reports today have indicated that the father who shot and killed his two teenage children on Thursday had just this year obtained two registered firearms which …

Landmark sentencing of Archbishop falls short – and why is he still an Archbishop?

The NSW Supreme Court has today sentenced Archbishop Philip Wilson for his role in concealing child sexual abuse within the Church. The 12 month sentence that m…

NSW Government heading in wrong direction as 400,000 households cop 44% reduction of solar tariff

NSW Greens Renewable Energy spokeswoman Tamara Smith today said the NSW Government was heading in the wrong direction on solar energy after the Independent Pric…