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High Court challenge exposes government’s refugee secrecy

28 Jan 2015

The Abbott government's obsession with secrecy has been exposed by today's High Court challenge of its on-water detention practices, the Australian Greens have said.

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Abbott Government’s cuts threaten to trap women in domestic violence

28 Jan 2015

The Abbott Government’s announcement on domestic violence today that COAG will discuss nationalising domestic violence orders is completely undermined by the government’s devastating cuts to services for women escaping domestic violence. 

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Abbott government's backer of deregulation was Chair of failed for-profit education provider Vocation

28 Jan 2015

Mr Dawkins' endorsement of deregulation shows just how desperate the Abbott government is.

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Climate warning: PM Abbott leads Australia down a withering garden path

27 Jan 2015

Greens leader Christine Milne says dire projections for Australia in the new CSIRO climate change report must be a wake-up call for the Abbott government and big business, which are harming people and missing huge economic opportunities by refusing to minimise global warming.

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Greens call for shake-up of private vocational education funding

27 Jan 2015

The recently established Senate inquiry into private vocational education should consider a crackdown on private operators accessing government funding.

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Time to rally community behind constitutional recognition

26 Jan 2015

Australian Greens Leader Christine Milne says 2015 is the year Australia should recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the Constitution, with a referendum that is fully understood and supported by the community.

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