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Greens condemn Direct Action's taxpayer-funded forest furnaces

31 Oct 2014

The Greens have condemned Direct Action’s sanctioning of burning native forests for energy, with big business lining up to take advantage of the taxpayer-funded program.

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Mandatory data retention will be fought

30 Oct 2014

Mandatory data retention legislation is an outrageous attack on Australians’ fundamental right to privacy.

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Greens voice concerns over work for the dole measures

30 Oct 2014

The Australian Greens have deep concerns about the Government’s mooted increase to sanctions, mutual obligations and expanded for the work for the dole scheme, saying the unjustified measures appear likely to affect remote communities first, and then be extended to jobseekers across the country.

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Greens Senator shines a light on western Victoria’s community campaign against unconventional gas in the federal Parliament

30 Oct 2014

Queensland Senator Larissa Waters, Australian Greens mining spokesperson, has raised the expansion of unconventional gas in western Victoria as a Matter of Public Importance in the federal Senate.

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Abbott must get out of his sand-pit and deliver transport options that work

30 Oct 2014

The Abbott government has reaffirmed its recklessness in infrastructure planning, completely ignoring the need for better public transport.

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Coal miner Clive Palmer helps Tony Abbott score massive win for polluters and coal miners

29 Oct 2014

The Australian Greens say coal miner Clive Palmer has helped our climate denier Prime Minister to demolish emissions trading in favour of a complete sham that benefits coal miners and polluters.

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