16 August 2018
Ecology & Environment

QBE: Stop being part of the problem, start being part of the solution to climate change

By Pablo at Market Forces Australia's biggest global insurer, QBE, lost US$1.2 billion in 2017 mainly due to flooding, storms and wildfire. Yet it still supports coal, oil and gas sectors with insurance and investment. Tell them to divest.

16 August 2018
Race & Racism

Outrage in Australia over politician's "final solution" remarks 1

"We as a nation are entitled to insist that those who are allowed to come here predominantly reflect the historic European-Christian composition of Australian society."

15 August 2018
Ecology & Environment

Fighting Turnbull's plan to kill booming green energy

The Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull is trying to impose a national energy plan that will crush Australia's clean energy industry while letting dirty energy giants keep spewing pollution and ripping off their customers. GetUp! is fighting it.

15 August 2018
Ecology & Environment

Help prevent coal power plants in Indonesia and Vietnam threatening communities, livelihoods and the climate we all share

The Melbourne-based environment activists, Market Forces, have forced a major bank in South East Asia, Standard Chartered, to pull out of a proposed coal power project after working with Greenpeace to reveal it would be too polluting.

14 August 2018
Race & Racism

What's behind high Australian Aboriginal youth suicide rates?

In one remote community in the country's Kimberley region of northern Western Australia, the Aboriginal suicide rate is estimated to be seven times the national average, attributed in part to disconnection from the land and traditional culture.

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