Last Week's Blog


8 Ways to Raise Revenue the Liberal Party Seem to be Ignoring

30 Mar 2015

With the release of the tax white paper, you could be forgiven for thinking that the big end of town was doing it tough. But oh, how wrong you are...



Invest or we'll Divest

30 Mar 2015

The Liberal Government is colluding with the Big Three dirty power companies to destroy our RET. We can #TakeThePowerBack and send them a message that unless they start to invest in renewables, we’ll divest.

You can divest from the Big Three in three simple steps:

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Recent Blog


Op ed: Our future mortgaged to the mining past

24 Mar 2015

Read Lee's opinion piece on political donations from mining companies, which was published today.


Things are crook in Tallarook: Why the future depends on restoring democracy

06 Mar 2015

Christine Milne on why the future depends on restoring democracy, and what you can do to help.


The Government's appalling treatment of Professor Gillian Triggs

24 Feb 2015

If I’m feeling battered, I wonder how the President of the Australian Human Rights Commission is feeling...Probably the most difficult day I’ve experienced in Senate Estimates, today, as I had to witness a fine person and exceptional lawyer, Professor Gillian Triggs, being relentlessly hounded by two government Senators, shamelessly assisted by the overwhelmingly partisan Chair of the committee. Senate committees can often be political but can also be a source of good information and strong cross-party work. For me, this was an absolute low point.  


Happy New Year from Senator Rice

31 Dec 2014

A New Year's message from Senator Janet Rive

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