Crushing police force planned to end peaceful CSG blockade

Documents released to the NSW Greens under freedom of information laws have revealed that the NSW Police force was intending to deploy up to 800 police to crush the peaceful community blockade at a coal seam gas drilling site at Bentley in the State’s north. Greens MP and Police Spokesperson David Shoebridge said, “It is quite […]

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MEDIA: Alhadeff’s position as multicultural commissioner untenable

David joined with Lynda Voltz as the co-convenors of the NSW Parliamentary Friends of Palestine to question the ongoing sustainability of the Vic Alhadeff’s position with the Community Relations Commission, following his public statements supporting Israel’s offensive against the Palestinian people.  Arab community groups have announced they will boycott the commission over Mr Alhadeff’s comments. Lynda Voltz […]

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MEDIA: Australia must end the silence on Palestine

MEDIA RELEASE 10 July 2014 Australia must end the silence on Palestine The NSW Greens are calling on all political parties to condemn Israel’s military attacks on Gaza and the West Bank. According to reports, at least 41 Palestinians have been killed in the last 72 hours in Gaza by Israeli forces with 130 wounded. […]

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