We know we can save the Reef but we are running out of time. That’s why this election is crucial to the Reef’s survival. It’s never been more important to vote for the Reef, including so we can make sure that when Dory does find her way home, it’s full of all the colours of the rainbow.
Larissa Waters is the Australian Greens Deputy Leader and Senator for Queensland.
Malcolm Turnbull said that he considers himself a feminist. I'm pleased that, unlike the Deputy Leader Julie Bishop, or his Minister for Women Michaelia Cash, the Prime Minister recognises that "feminism" is not a dirty word. But I can't help but feel that his claim to feminism rings hollow.
09/06/2016 9:46 AM AEST
If the Turnbull Government's budget does not boost funding for domestic violence services, it will leave women in grave danger. Even though the money is there to protect them, it's just being frittered away.
02/05/2016 12:58 PM AEST
How on earth have we got to the stage where scientists have to consider introducing farmed coral in a World Heritage Area while we continue to burn coal to kill natural coral?
26/02/2016 5:33 AM AEDT
The French people gathered in their own act of defiance in the streets en masse on Sunday to protest the ban on assemblies. They called for a safe climate future, and for us not to be distracted from the urgent and high-stakes task at hand -- to secure an agreement that will keep global warming below 2 degrees.
02/12/2015 1:26 PM AEDT
In 2015 modern Australia, the gap between men and women's income should be rapidly closing but alarmingly it's getting worse and worse.
04/09/2015 5:41 AM AEST