Media Releases

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Gutting CSIRO climate science is the enemy of innovation

04 Feb 2016

News that the Turnbull Liberal Government is sacking more CSIRO scientists, gutting climate science in Australia, shows what a climate-denialist government this is.  

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Senate agrees 150 days without a Sex Discrimination Commissioner in unacceptable

03 Feb 2016

The Senate has passed an Australian Greens motion calling on the Turnbull Liberal Government to hurry up and appoint a Sex Discrimination Commissioner,  a position it has left vacant for 150 days.

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Qld Labor approves Southern Hemisphere’s largest coal mine to cook the Reef and the planet

03 Feb 2016

The Queensland Labor Government's approval of the Adani Carmichael mine is a climate pollution disaster, which threatens our Great Barrier Reef and groundwater, and delays genuine job creation.

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Greens Senate Inquiry into the exposure of Australians’ investments to the carbon bubble

02 Feb 2016

The Australian Greens have today established a Senate Inquiry into how transparently companies report their investments in fossil fuels and thus their exposure to the carbon bubble.

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Turnbull Government repeats Abbott’s trick in gutting the board of the Renewable Energy Agency

02 Feb 2016

The Liberal Government is trying to stifle the independence of the Australian Renewable Energy Agency by neglecting to appoint new board members leaving the Environment Department Secretary as the only director, who has quorum.  

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No place for Return of Kings’ promotion of sexual violence

01 Feb 2016

The Australian Greens strongly condemn the online group Return of Kings' promotion of sexual violence and their pathetic attempt to hold on to medieval - and frankly sickening - attitudes towards women.

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