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Senate Inquiry into air pollution open for submissions

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

Greens health spokesperson, Dr Richard Di Natale, said today that the Greens-initiated Senate Inquiry on air quality will focus on the health impacts of coal. "Coal dust is a very real threat to human health," said Senator Di Natale.… Read More

Miners get millions in taxpayer-funded handouts to destroy Tarkine

Sunday, February 24th, 2013

The mining industry has just secured a $4 million subsidy from the Federal Government to destroy the Tarkine. "Not only has Minister Tony Burke rejected the heritage council advice to list the Tarkine for its fantastic natural values but Julia Gillard has decided to give $4 million to support this mining venture to make it economically viable to trash the Tarkine." Leader of the Australian Greens, Senator Christine Milne… Read More

CSG mining in Downey Park, Brisbane

Sunday, February 24th, 2013

Definitely worth a re-post! Read More

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