australian politics

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One Year of Marriage Equality

Its been one full year since Australia voted ‘yes’ to same sex marriage. While a legislative change has taken place, the question […]

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Australian Students Strike 4 Climate

Students around Australia have skipped school today in protest of what they see as a dangerous lack of action by the government […]

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PM proposes Indigenous day to quell Australia day heat

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has proposed a new national day celebrating Indigenous Australians. The announcement comes after another council has decided to […]

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Interview with Ellen Sandell: Part 1

Ellen Sandell is the Greens state MP for the seat of Melbourne. She has held a wide and varying career, first training […]

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Australian political leadership turmoil continues

The revolving door of Australian Prime ministers spins on, with Scott Morrison replacing Malcolm Turnbull in the top job. It comes after […]

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Greens win Northcote by-election

The Greens have taken the state seat of Northcote in a recent by-election, beating the Labor party in an electorate they’ve held […]

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Samantha Ratnam named as Victorian Greens leader

Samantha Ratnam has been named the new leader of the Greens in Victoria, replacing Greg Barber. Reporter Nic Zoumboulis spoke to Samantha […]

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Parliament house gets fenced off

The lawns of parliament house will soon be off limits to visitors, due to growing concerns about terrorism. Jack Fryer looks into […]

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Debate on Marriage Equality

Two separate bills calling for a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage were tabled in Parliament yesterday. This coincides with the raging political and public […]

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Season 1 Episode 10 09.04.16

This week on Represent we looked into a newly re-formed party looking to challenge the Greens in Tasmania, the push for a high-speed […]