by Samantha Page Jul 29, 2015
Oxfam Australia is calling out Prime Minister Tony Abbott's pro-coal policies and misleading comments with a new report on poverty.
by Emily Atkin Mar 24, 2015
But will the plan be enough?
by Beenish Ahmed Mar 20, 2015
"What we can’t do is endlessly subsidize lifestyle choices if those lifestyle choices are not conducive to the kind of full participation in Australian society that everyone should have,” Tony Abbott said.
by Ari Phillips Dec 22, 2014
Last year Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott named himself Minister of Women. This year he said the best thing he did for women was repealing the carbon tax.
by Beenish Ahmed Dec 16, 2014
“It is quite extraordinary that you can be put in prison for 10 years just for being in a place."
by Ari Phillips Nov 13, 2014
As world leaders gather this weekend in an overheated Brisbane for the G20 meeting, there is hope that the U.S.-China climate pact could spur action, especially from host nation Australia.
by Joaquim Moreira Salles Oct 14, 2014
Australia experienced its hottest year on record in 2013, with the upcoming summer set to once again break records for high temperatures.
by Emily Atkin Jul 14, 2014
Reuters has a feature story up this weekend on how climate change is impacting Australia's world-famous red wine, and the details are sobering.
by Ari Phillips Jul 10, 2014
Australian prime minister Tony Abbott's long-promised plan to repeal the carbon tax has been foiled by a new upstart political party led by mining magnate Clive Palmer.