Last Week's Media Releases

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Greens raise concern that Federal loopholes could see drum lines continue

25 Oct 2014

The Australian Greens said today they were concerned that a loophole may be created that still allows Colin Barnett to deploy drumlines off WA beaches.

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Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement negotiations are about trading away the National Interest

24 Oct 2014

The Australian Greens spokesperson for Trade, Senator Peter Whish-Wilson said that this weekend’s meeting of Trade Ministers for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement is being carried out in total secrecy.

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Europe sets post-2020 pollution reduction target at 40%. Where is Australia’s ambition?

24 Oct 2014

Australian Greens Leader Christine Milne has commended the leaders of the European Union for today setting an emissions reduction target of 40 per cent by 2030, saying Australia's 2020 target is disastrously inadequate and must be drastically increased for 2030.

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Barnett backs down from Federal shark cull assessment

24 Oct 2014

The Australian Greens said today that Premier's decision to withdraw his shark cull from Federal Government assessment should finally signal an end of the flawed policy.

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Greens support Justice for Julieka

23 Oct 2014

On behalf of the Australian Greens, I offer heartfelt sympathy and condolences to Julieka Dhu’s family, friends and community. 

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Greens on Keppel Prince: Abbott government destroys jobs and investment

23 Oct 2014

Responding to the decision by Keppel Prince to mothball its entire wind turbine division and lay off 100 workers, Greens Leader Christine Milne says the Abbott government has taken a wrecking ball to the industry that holds the best hope of providing future jobs and investment in Australia.

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