MPs from all sides condemn invasion of Gaza

MPs from all sides condemn invasion of Gaza

A letter strongly condemning Israel’s military attacks on Gaza has so far garnered the signatures of thirty state and federal MPs. For too long politicians in Australia’s Parliament have been silent on this issue, and many remain out of touch with the...
MEDIA: Australia must end the silence on Palestine

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...
Government objects to motion calling for human rights in China

Government objects to motion calling for human rights in China

The Government today objected to a motion recognising the brave advocacy of imprisoned  human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng  and calling for human rights and the rule of law in China. Mr Shoebridge says— Mr PRESIDENT: I give notice that on the next sitting day I will...