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Turnbull’s preschool funding ‘measly’

February 6, 2018 0

The Turnbull Government has announced its $440 million preschool funding package which it claims will boost preschool education but those at the coal face of ... Read More

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Sydney is not full says 25-year affordable housing provider

Feb 12, 2018 0

City West Housing claims to be supplying more than 640 new affordable rental units for inner west Sydney essential workers by 2023. Responding to the “Key Worker Housing Affordability in Sydney” report released recently, City West Housing announced it had five affordable housing development projects underway for Alexandria, Waterloo, Glebe ... Read More

Poker machines take $5 million a week from NSW communities

Jan 31, 2018 0

The NSW Government has lost control of a run-away pokies industry with a record $80.33 billion pumped though poker machines in the state’s hotels and clubs during 2017, according to the Greens Member of the NSW Legislative Council Justin Field. Field said figures from the Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority ... Read More

No response from State Government to #MeToo

Jan 30, 2018 0

The NSW Opposition has called on the State Government to produce the long-promised NSW Sexual Assault Strategy, which is now almost two and a half years late. The strategy should be in place by now to identify measures which can improve prevention and responses to sexual assault in NSW, according ... Read More

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Mining threat to Sydney’s drinking water

Feb 4, 2018 0

As the South African city of Cape Town grapples with running out of drinking water by April, the Government of New South Wales, Australia, has been accused of compromising the drinking water of Sydney and two other of the state’s growth areas, Newcastle and the Central Coast. Cape Town’s drinking ... Read More

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Fire and Fury, and Trump’s clothes

Fire and Fury, and Trump’s clothes

CommentaryJanuary 7, 2018 0

The author of the newly released bombshell and number one bestseller on  Donald Trump's first year in the White House has been surprisingly successful in ... Read More

The EPA protects the environment? What a load of rubbish

The EPA protects the environment? What a load of rubbish

CommentaryAugust 7, 2017 0

ABC Four Corners has done it again: a couple of weeks after exposing the NSW Government’s failure to adequately regulate the Murray-Darling, another investigation reveals ... Read More

Defending TAFE

Defending TAFE

CommentaryAugust 6, 2017 0

By NSW Greens MP, Dawn Walker Our world-class public TAFE system is on its knees. The State Government’s savage funding cuts and ongoing neglect has ... Read More